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Stretching to Help Chronic Pain

Stretching is a simple step to help with your chronic pain. Depending on where your pain is located, you can find a variety of good stretching exercises to help every area of discomfort. If you can get into a pool, the benefits climb with the ability to increase your range of motion. If you are… Read More

Back Pain Covington GA

How Does Spinal Cord Stimulation Work?

Chronic pain is persistent pain that lasts weeks to years and may be caused by inflammation and other degenerative diseases or injury. Treatments include medications, acupuncture, electrical stimulation, cognitive behavioral therapy and surgery. With modern pain management, there are several non-medication options. The best treatment option depends on the source of your pain and how… Read More

Spinal Pain Covington GA

Is a Peripheral Nerve Block the Right Pain Management Therapy?

A peripheral nerve block is an effective tool for pain management when used to treat some nerve pain symptoms. Peripheral nerve conditions are often felt in the feet and hands, but can affect any area of the body outside of the brain and spinal cord. These conditions have many causes and the location and severity… Read More

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Eating for Pain Relief

Now that the holidays are over, if you indulged in the usual holiday fare, chances are you are feeling it in your body. Some people have immediate and rather severe reactions to the consumption of sugary foods or food containing gluten. Both of these ingredients are found in most processed foods. Both can exacerbate the… Read More

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Personal Injury Rehabilitation in Covington, GA

An accident can result in a range of personal injuries that leave lasting effects. For many sufferers of these injuries, compensation will only cover the cost of treatment for a fixed period of time. In order to return to work, some victims of personal injury will require extensive treatment and rehabilitation. Debilitating symptoms of a… Read More

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Becoming Familiar with Osteoporosis

It is one thing to be young and break an arm or a leg but when you get older, you are not just looking at the pain and inconvenience of a broken bone. For older people, this can become a life-changing event. For some, it can become a life-ending catastrophe. Osteoporosis is a bone disease… Read More

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Is Surgery Necessary for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most common upper body workplace injuries, often occurring after years of repetitive motions with the hand and wrist. When the median nerve is compressed where it passes through the wrist, it can cause pain, weakness and numbness in the hand, wrist and arm. Carpal tunnel syndrome can be… Read More

Neck Pain Covington GA

Whiplash and Your Neck

If you have been on the business end of the flicking of a wet towel, you know how painful that can be. When that same motion occurs with your head and neck, you may not feel the pain immediately. In fact, sometimes the pain from whiplash may take a day or more to present. This… Read More

Muscle Cramp Conyers GA

How to Prevent and Treat Muscle Cramps

If you’ve ever experienced the sudden sharp pain of a muscle cramp, you know just how debilitating it can be. Most muscle cramps last under 15 minutes but they can recur often and decrease your mobility if left untreated. This cramping is a signal that your body may not be getting the proper nutrients it… Read More

A man holding on to his aching spine

Sources of Chronic Sciatica Pain

Sciatica is a condition where the sciatic nerve is pinched or under pressure, resulting in pain, weakness, burning or tingling sensations. In most patients with sciatica, the symptoms are localized to one side of the body, with pain or other sensations radiating from the lower back through one side of the buttocks and leg. Finding… Read More

Patient Reviews

Deborah C.

My knees were so bad I could hardly walk. After 3 injections no pain.

Sandra C.

Dr. Michael Hanowell has relieved my sciatica pain. I was in a wheelchair and after the first epidural I was able to walk. After a recent car accident he put several injections in my back and neck which relieved the pain greatly. He and his staff are very considerate and do everything possible to work with you on relieving your pain.

Cheryl A.

Dr Hanowell did my SCS in my back on Wednesday morning and he is one of the best Doctors I have ever met I promise you if I need anything done on my back he will be the one that works on it along with MDPAIN

Wendell M.

Doctor did explain everything be fore he started. He was nice professional and his staff was very nice and polite Great Work

Mike D.

Dr. Hanowell treated my sciatica pain & I went from being in a wheelchair and barely able to walk to being pain free. He is very professional, caring, and conscientious. He has given me several epidurals and trigger point injections for various issues related to age and injuries and his treatments were very effective. His staff is also very professional.

Pain Healed

Dr. Michael Hanowell , Kind, patient, great listener, willingness to help. Looking forward to feeling better. Thank You Dr. Hanowell.

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