For many people with chronic pain, traditional pain management approaches and the use of prescription pain medication have not worked, and their pain continues. Many have developed an addiction to pain medications and seek additional options. For those who are not getting positive results from their pain management plan, we offer an alternative solution—Pain Recovery.…Details
Dr. Mel Pohl, Medical Director of Las Vegas Recovery Center, was recently included in the Best Doctors in America® list for 2013 making it his 4th year in a row. This widely respected list, created by Best Doctors, Inc., results from exhaustive polling of over 45,000 physicians in the United States. In a confidential review,…Details
Nevada is seeing an unprecedented rise in the use and abuse of prescription drugs by our youth. A recent community profile completed by the Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Agency (SAPTA) reports approximately 9% of prescription overdoses resulting in death were of youth ages 15-24. Additionally, Nevadan’s ages 12-17 rank in the top twenty percent…Details
[video_lightbox_youtube video_id=”hiQP_G8DLps” width=”640″ height=”480″ auto_thumb=”1″] There are a number of non-opiate prescription medications that are used to decrease pain. Here’s a partial list: Nonopiate Medications Drug Class Generic Brand Name(s) Anticonvulsants Gabapentin Neurontin Topiramate Topamax Carbemazepine Tegretol Valproic Acid Depakote Pregablin Lyrica Antidepressants Tricyclics Amitryptiline Elavil Desipramine Norpramin Nortriptyline Pamelor SSRI – SNRI Venflaxine Effexor…Details
The following is an excerpt from Dr. Mel Pohl’s award winning book about chronic Pain Recovery, “”A Day Without Pain”. The best way to tell if the opiates are working for you is to answer three questions: Is your pain totally or mostly relieved, or at least significantly better? Is your function maintained or improved?…Details
Central Recovery Treatment introduces the Rehmar Recovery Residences: A new approach to transitional living with an emphasis on continuum of care.
December 28, 2012 Our Rehmar Recovery Residences are uniquely designed and managed to provide a safe, structured and stable environment for individuals in early recovery. Our emphasis is on maintaining an atmosphere of safety and security while allowing individuals the freedom and independence to venture back into society in a self-directed, responsible way. We offer…Details
Stop by the 21st Annual National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference & Expo to visit Las Vegas Recovery Center’s Team on November 7, 2012 thru November 9, 2012 @ booth# 9542