Most people who suffer from back pain will first visit their primary care physician seeking treatment. If your back pain is resistant to that initial treatment, it might be time to visit the spine specialists at KureSmart Pain Management in Easton, MD. Back pain is a common complaint among our patients especially age 35-55 years of age but can affect people of all ages.
Back pain can be caused by many things including injuries or accidents, lifestyle habits, obesity, illnesses or diseases, or from everyday activities. Common conditions we see that cause back pain are herniated discs, spinal stenosis, disc displacement, and degenerative disc disease. You are at a higher risk of suffering from back pain if you do not exercise regularly, are overweight, suffer from diabetes, if you smoke, if you do not know the proper method to lift heavy objects, or if you suffer from psychological conditions such as depression. To prevent injury and suffering from back pain, you should exercise regularly, focus on proper posture, eat a balanced and healthy diet, and avoid lifting heavy objects.
Common Symptoms of Back Pain
- Chronic ache or stiffness along the spine from the base of the neck to the hips
- Piercing pain, localized in the neck, upper back or lower back, often experienced after lifting heavy objects or other overexertion
- Persistent aching in the mid to lower back, especially after prolonged sitting or standing
- Radiating pain in the lower back or buttocks, into the thighs, calves, and feet
- Muscles spasms in lower back when attempting to stand straight
Back Pain Treatment
We offer minimally invasive pain management services as well as pain therapy treatments. Treatments are entirely dependent on the individual and their specific condition. Back pain treatments offered at KurSmart Pain Management in Easton, MD include:
- Facet joint injections
- Sacroiliac joint injections
- Trigger point injections
- Epidural Injections
- Botox Injections
Insurance and Referrals
KureSmart Pain Management in Easton, MD accepts most insurance coverage. For a complete list of insurance we accept, click here. Co-payments, co-insurance, deductibles and any previous balances are due at check-in. We accept cash, personal checks, and credit cards. Patients who anticipate difficulty in paying for back pain evaluations and treatments are encouraged to contact us prior to their appointment. Some insurance plans require us to have a referral from your primary care. The patient is responsible for knowing that a referral or authorization is required, obtaining a valid referral and bringing it to the scheduled appointment.
We Accept Workers Compensation Patients
For a patient what has injured their back or neck on the work site, KureSmart Pain Management Easton, MD accepts workers comp benefits. We will honor your claim even if it is still being disputed. Our goal is to work with our patients the find the back pain relief as soon as possible. KureSmart Pain Management can help you get back on your feet and back to work through comprehensive treatment planning and pain management techniques. The direct line for workers’ compensation and insured auto accident patients: 443-270-4321
Schedule an Appointment
If you are suffering from persistent back pain, it’s time to let the back pain specialists at KureSmart Pain Management help you find some relief. We serve patients in Annapolis, MD, Chestertown, MD, Easton, MD, Fort Washington, MD, Glen Burnie, MD, Kent Island, MD, Laurel, MD, Leonardtown, MD, Olney, MD, Bowie, MD, Waldorf, MD, Dundalk, MD, Dunkirk, MD, Germantown, MD, Catonsville, MD, Mt. Airy, MD, Owings Mills, MD, Towson, MD, Westminster, MD, White Marsh, MD as well as in Dover, DE, South Lyon, MI, and Novi, MI. Call one of our many office locations today or schedule an appointment online.