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Posted by on Aug 23, 2015 in Aches & Pains, Blog, Health, Fitness, and Nutrition, Treatment Options | 0 comments

Freedom from chronic pain, a life with less tension,  fewer limits on options, and more tactics and strategies to get well.   Who wouldn’t want this? Sometimes in order to achieve such universal goals however we have to put in the quality and quantity of energy required to develop a new system of life. One that is our own, one built upon our individual strengths and weaknesses.   Systema Health is one of the treatment options offered at Piedmont Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, PA.  It is designed to address just these issues and...

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Restorative Therapy and Fibromyalgia

Posted by on Aug 23, 2015 in Aches & Pains, Blog, Self Enrichment, Treatment Options, Women's Health | 0 comments

Restorative therapies such as water therapy, physical therapy, and massage play an important role in the treatment of Fibromyalgia.   Through restorative therapy muscle tone can be developed, endurance improved, and balance and coordination enhanced.   But these therapies by themselves are only one component to a comprehensive Fibromyalgia treatment program.   At the center of any program is the patient and a desire to get well.   Taking ownership in getting well does not mean only participating in therapy but also living wellness.  ...

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Regenerative Medicine For Today

Posted by on Aug 9, 2015 in Aches & Pains, Blog, Regenerative Medicine, Regenerative Medicine Article | 0 comments

There are several options for regenerative medicine today.  For example Prolotherapy, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), and Stem Cell have all been tried, tested and gained wider acceptance within the medical community for various musculoskeletal injuries including tendinitis, ligamentous strain, and osteoarthritis.    The reason is simple.  They work.  And depending on what or how these treatments are done they can be quite affordable.   Prolotherapy  (for proliferate, or to regrow) involves the injection of natural substances.  It is most effect...

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Innovative Treatments and Diagnostics Right Here in Greenville

Posted by on Aug 9, 2015 in Blog, Diagnostic Testing, Neuropathy | 0 comments

Realief Laser therapy for peripheral neuropathy is a new treatment program that reverses the signs and symptoms of Peripheral Neuropathy.    St. Francis Bon Secours has a restorative therapy program designed to complement the Realief system of care and is sponsoring an informational session on peripheral neuropathy this Tuesday, August 11th, at 6:30pm in the Community Room inside the Millennium Medical office building.   In addition, The American Academy of Thermology is sponsoring its Annual Scientific Session at the Downtown Campus of Bon...

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Dysautonomia and Sympathetic Pain

Posted by on Aug 2, 2015 in Aches & Pains, Blog, Complex Chronic Pain, RSD, RSD Treatments | 0 comments

Dysautonomia is a condition where the autonomic nervous system does not work right.  The autonomic nervous system is responsible for controlling automatic functions in the body such as heart rate, blood pressure, pupil size, bowel and bladder urges, skin temperature, and even limb swelling.     Many people with chronic pain never consider that rather then sensory or motor nerves, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and bones there is yet another major source of musculoskeletal pain.   The sympathetic nerves (that is their name) which are part of the...

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Peripheral Neuropathy Seminar

Posted by on Aug 2, 2015 in Aches & Pains, Blog, Neuropathy | 0 comments

On Tuesday, August 11th, at 6pm Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital is sponsoring a free seminar on Peripheral Neuropathy.   The seminar will be held at the St. Francis Millennium Campus, 2 Innovation drive, in Greenville, South Carolina.  Dr. Schwartz, as Medical Director for the St. Francis Peripheral Neuropathy Restorative Care Program at St. Francis will be the speaker.   The St. Francis Peripheral Neuropathy Restorative Care Program was designed to complement the Realief System of Care for peripheral neuropathy which has been shown to...

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Restore

Posted by on Jul 26, 2015 in Aches & Pains, Blog, Treatment Options | 0 comments

Restore.   Whether it be mind, body, or spirit at Piedmont Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, PA we have over 30 years of experience in helping people be all that they can be.  We have a holistic and regenerative medicine approach.  We offer non-narcotic therapies focused on treating the root cause of injury or disease.   We prefer not to cover up symptoms but rather to treat the source.  Prolotherapy (injections of natural substances that pull your growth factors to an area), Platelet Rich Plasma or PRP (which concentrates growth factors...

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