Chronic Pain Treatment

Dr. Ira Fox Featured in South Florida Hospital News’ Annual Salute to Physicians

Dr. Ira Fox was featured in South Florida Hospital News’ Annual Salute to Physicians. The special section highlights physicians who have gone the extra mile with patients during the past year. One of the newer treatments at Anesthesia Pain Care Consultants is stem cell therapy for chronic pain patients suffering from joint, disc, nerve or …

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Science Care: Worldwide Pain Management Made Possible Through the Use of Whole Body Donation

Pain is often referred to as the fifth vital sign, indicating that its assessment and management are critically important in patient care. Yet treatment of pain, especially chronic pain, has proven to be one of the most challenging areas of medicine. According to Dr. Ira Fox, MD, DABPM, FIPP, ABIPP, the specialty of interventional pain …

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Dr. Ira Fox Featured on NPR Topical Currents Discussing Chronic Pain Management

Board certified interventional pain specialist Dr. Ira Fox, MD, DABPM, FIPP, ABIPP of Anesthesia Pain Care Consultants was a guest on WLRN’s Topical Currents radio show. He and author Judy Foreman, author of “A Nation in Pain,” discussed the latest methods for managing chronic pain conditions, as well as any secondary pain that can come …

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PainPathways: Focus on Fibromyalgia and Depression — How Are They Related?

An article from PainPathways Magazine discusses how fibromyalgia and depression can go hand in hand. Fibromyalgia is defined as a chronic disorder characterized by widespread muscle pain, fatigue and tenderness in localized areas. As the article mentions, since depression and fibromyalgia can greatly interfere with your home and work life, it is important to openly …

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Interventional Pain Management Techniques Provide Much Needed Relief to Painful Shingles Condition

Based on the same strain as chicken pox and herpes, shingles has a strong impact and can strike at any age. Combatting shingles can be tough because even once the condition clears up, the pain often remains. It can lead to other serious complications and interfere with people’s daily activities. Called postherpetic neuralgia, the pain …

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PainPathways: Living With the Pain, Anger & Anxiety of Caregiving

Suffering with chronic pain from injuries or other afflictions can be exhausting and leave a feeling of hopelessness. The same can be said for caregivers — it’s disheartening to watch a loved one in pain. PainPathways published an article that discusses how to handle various emotions when taking care of someone who deals with chronic …

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Ira Fox, MD, DABPM, FIPP, ABIPP Presents at World Institute of Pain Annual Meeting

Ira Fox, MD, DABPM, FIPP, ABIPP delivered several presentations recently that provided insight and training for interventional pain physicians at the World Institute of Pain Annual Meeting held in Budapest, Hungary.  Dr. Fox, co-founder of Anesthesia Pain Care Consultants, frequently addresses and works with colleagues in Europe, Asia, Latin America and the United States. At …

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PainPathways: Preventing and Recovering from… Overdoing It!

When living with chronic pain, it’s important not to push your body too hard past its limits. There can be harmful side effects if you don’t pay attention to what your body is telling you. What can you do to make sure you’re not overdoing it? Check out this recent article here from PainPathways to …

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