Epidurals in Utah – Not Just for pregnancy

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Epidurals in Utah

Contrary to popular belief, an epidural injection isn’t just for those in labor. Peak Health and Wellness offers epidural injections as a type of joint injection used to minimize all types of pain in the back, arms, legs, and neck. Pain in these areas is often caused by an inflamed spinal nerve, perhaps from disc herniation or spinal stenosis. A Utah epidural … Read More

Your Basic Guide To Diabetes-Related Foot Pain

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The foot pain related to diabetes, which is also known as foot neuropathy, is a widespread complication that occurs to numerous people with diabetes. It happens to those suffering from diabetes type 1 and 2. The less controlled your blood sugar is, and the longer you have diabetes, the more likely it is you will develop discomfort or foot pain … Read More

Why Should I Go To A Pain Specialist?

Nathan ReidChronic Pain

Are you in Utah and looking for pain specialist? You’ve landed at the right place. If you’re suffering from chronic pain, it’s likely that you’ve had discussions and began treatment with your primary care physician. Numerous patients have been visiting the same primary care physician for all their adult lives and feel comfortable with them; therefore, preferring to receive every … Read More

Reasons for Back Pain: It Might Surprise You

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Utah Back Pain

You probably already know about the more common causes of back pain including a weak core, poor ergonomic setup, joint degeneration due to age, and posture that could use some sprucing up. At Peak Health and Wellness, Here in Utah, Dr. Nikesh Seth and his team see chronic back pain caused by a number of circumstances—and have a variety of alternative treatments … Read More

All You Need To Know About Pain Relief Clinics

peakhwChronic Pain and Addiction

More than 1.5 billion people worldwide, and at least 100 million Americans live with chronic pain. The majority of the Americans with it say it’s tough for them to concentrate during the day and sleep well at night. They also claim that it affects their enjoyment of life and their energy levels. If pain is a regular part of your … Read More

Physical Therapy Sessions are Improved with Sympathetic Blocks

peakhwChronic Pain, Injections, Joint Injections, Nerve Blocks

Many health care providers believe that a sympathetic nerve block is an effective way to manage chronic pain. This therapy is designed to target your sympathetic nervous system, which is a series of nerves spreading out from the spine to the rest of your body. The nerves control a number of involuntary functions, such as sweating, blood flow, and even digestion. … Read More

COVID-19: INCREASED SPORTS INJURY RISKS WITH SOLO TRAINING

peakhwARP Wave Therapy, Injury, Sports Injuries

Many athletes, from amateurs to professionals, have adapted to more solitary trainings in recent weeks. The team at Peak Health and Wellness is prepared for an increase in sports injuries, because when you work out alone—especially if it’s new to you—there’s an inherent increase in risk of injury. When you don’t have a coach or trainer gauging your form and guiding you, … Read More

CRPS Finally Getting Attention

peakhwARP Wave Therapy, Joint Injections, Joint Pain, Pain Relief

If you’re a Utahn with CRPS, also known as complex regional pain syndrome, there’s a good chance you’d never even heard about it before you were diagnosed (or began your own online sleuthing to figure out why you were in so much pain). It’s an elusive disorder that is often misdiagnosed, but the pain is treatable at Peak Health and … Read More

Can you avoid knee surgery with viscosupplementation?

peakhwChronic Pain, Pain Relief, Sports Injuries

No one enjoys knee pain and osteoarthritis is no exception. When your knee isn’t responding to more conservative treatments, you might think surgery is your only option. However, you might be able to avoid knee surgery with viscosupplementation. It’s always a good idea to look at alternatives to managing your osteoarthritis knee pain over surgery. Viscosupplementation not only reduces pain and … Read More