Posts Tagged “Best Pain Clinic in LA”

In Search of the Best Pain Clinic in L A: Interim Cancer Care

By | February 11, 2013

The best pain clinic in Los Angeles would know that placing the trial catheter is only the beginning of interim cancer care. The best pain clinic in LA would know that clock is ticking and that they have only 7 to 10 days maximum to complete the work-up and arrange for the final implantation of […]

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In Search of the Best Pain Clinic in L A: Temporary Catheters

By | February 8, 2013

A theme that we have dealt with over and over is that for the best pain clinic in Los Angeles, calendars and clocks are less important than patients. Yesterday afternoon an old patient Vera (not her real name) came to see me in the Burbank of complaining of upper abdominal pain, which radiated to her […]

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In Search of the Best Pain Clinic in L A: Weeding Out Drug Addicts

By | February 6, 2013

The best pain clinic in Los Angeles would be troubled by the number of prescription drug addicts in this country, but it would also understand that addiction medicine and pain management are different specialties which should never be combined in the same practice. It is impossible for me to treat your pain with opiates if […]

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In Search of the Best Pain Clinic in L A: Medical Subspecialty Referrals

By | February 4, 2013

I was sitting at the club yesterday afternoon watching the first half of the Super Bowl, when during one of the commercials the topic of conversations turned to medicine. One of my friends took a sip of her iced tea and had obvious pain during swallowing. She said that she had been having difficulty swallowing […]

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In Search of the Best Pain Clinic in L A: Cancer Pump Follow Up

By | February 1, 2013

The best pain clinic in Los Angeles would know that the most important part of cancer care is follow up care and In today’s blog I would like to give you some information on Robert, last week’s Friday morning cancer pump (IDDS). After a bit of a rocky night on Saturday, the day after his implantation […]

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In Search of the Best Pain Clinic in L A: Patient Loyalty

By | January 30, 2013

One of the hallmarks of the best pain clinic in Los Angeles would be the loyalty of their patients. Yesterday I saw a patient at the Burbank office of Schlesinger Pain Centers, whom I hadn’t seen in over 6 years. Jordan (not his real name), received two lumbar epidural steroid injections from me in 2006, […]

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In Search of the Best Pain Clinic in L A: Overcoming Technological Adversity

By | January 29, 2013

I am sorry that I was unable to post yesterday’s blog, but I am afraid that Schlesinger Pain Centers was forced back into the Dark Ages. On Friday we completed a major upgrade to our DSL service, firewall and certain NextGen files and as you have by now guessed, all of the things that had […]

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In Search of the Best Pain Clinic in L A: Primary Care Referrals

By | January 11, 2013

We have spoken many times about the surgical referrals that the best pain clinic in Los Angeles would make, but at Schlesinger Pain Centers we have noticed that we have also been making an increasing number of medical referrals.  A growing number of our patients have been coming to us from patient referrals and via […]

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In Search of the Best Pain Clinic in L A: Surgical Referrals

By | January 9, 2013

One of the best ways to judge the quality of a pain clinic is to look at the ways that it does the things that it does not do. While this may at first seem like an oxymoron, it actually describes an important practical and philosophical point common to all businesses and organizations, not just […]

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In Search of the Best Pain Clinic in Los Angeles: Advanced Cardiac Life Support

By | December 3, 2012

The best pain clinic in LA would insist that its staff be certified by the American Heart Association in either Basic Life Support (BLS) or Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). I can already hear you laughing. “The old man has really lost it this time. I mean we are talking about a pain clinic, not […]

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