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Muscle and Joint Pain
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The Pain Management Program at UT Southwestern Medical Center offers expert, compassionate care for patients experiencing chronic muscle or joint pain, including chronic myofascial (muscle) pain, hip pain, musculoskeletal pain, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, spasticity pain, and other conditions.
UT Southwestern is one of the few pain management centers in Texas with onsite pain specialists, behavioral medicine specialists, and physical therapists. Our program uses therapies derived from the latest scientific advances in pain management and our specialists use the least invasive procedures available to diagnose and treat your chronic muscle or joint pain.
After a comprehensive evaluation, a UT Southwestern muscle and joint pain specialist thoroughly explains your diagnosis and treatment options. Our specialists may advise you on actions you can take to reduce pain, including lifestyle changes that can help improve your condition and maintain long-term health.
Depending on your specific condition, our specialists may prescribe:
- Anti-inflammatory cortisone injections
- Behavioral therapy
- Muscle relaxants
- Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
- Physical therapy
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Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Managementat UT Southwestern Medical Center at Park Cities 8611 Hillcrest Road, 2nd Floor, Suite 210
Dallas, Texas 75225 214-692-3100 Directions to Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management Parking Info for Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management
Orthopaedic, Sports Medicine, and Rehabilitation Programsat UT Southwestern Medical Center at Richardson/Plano 3030 Waterview Parkway, 1st Floor
Richardson, Texas 75080 972-669-7000 Directions to Orthopaedic, Sports Medicine, and Rehabilitation Programs
UT Southwestern Frisco12500 Dallas Parkway
Frisco, Texas 75033 469-604-9000 Directions to UT Southwestern Frisco Parking Info for UT Southwestern Frisco
UT Southwestern Anesthesiology & Pain Management - Carrell Clinic9301 N Central Expy
Dallas, Texas 75231 214-645-8450 Directions to UT Southwestern Anesthesiology & Pain Management - Carrell Clinic
University Hospital Physical Medicine and Rehabilitationat Charles Cameron Sprague Clinical Science Building 5161 Harry Hines Blvd., 1st Floor, Suite 104
Dallas, Texas 75390 214-645-2080 Directions to University Hospital Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Parking Info for University Hospital Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University Hospital Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinicat James W. Aston Ambulatory Care Center 5303 Harry Hines Blvd., 5th Floor, Suite 101
Dallas, Texas 75390 214-645-2080 Directions to University Hospital Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinic Parking Info for University Hospital Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinic