The treatment offered for pain and injury is a multifaceted approach that may include one or some combination of the following physical medicine treatments:
- Active physical therapy (exercise), and possibly occupational therapy or recreational therapy
- Passive physical therapy (modalities, such as ultrasound or ice or heat to relieve the pain)
- Chiropractic manipulation
- Myofascial therapy
- Assistive devices
- Back braces
The CareFirst physical medicine department works and cohort with your pain management physician with the goal of restoring your normal function and improve quality of life from a physical, emotional, psychosocial, and vocational perspective.