pain management

1 in 5 adults that seeks the assistance of a physician has a complaint of chronic pain. It is a challenge of management and strategy. The Denali Way is a fresh approach to pain management.

What is Causing My Pain?

By |January 25th, 2015|

The Classification of Pain:
Key to treating pain properly is understanding what is causing the pain in the first place.  Several pain classification systems have appeared, and the one we prefer at Denali involves a rather simple classification based on source of pain, location of pain, and duration of pain. […]

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The Pain Management Movement

By |January 3rd, 2015|

The Pain Management Movement
In the late 1990’s, organizations like the American Pain Society and the American Academy of Pain Management declared that doctors in the U.S. were doing a lousy job of treating pain, and were under-prescribing opioid pain medications, due to a misguided fear of causing addiction. As […]

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How Suboxone Helps with Pain Management

By |June 12th, 2014|

How Suboxone and Subutex Can Help Chronic Pain
Suboxone is a mild narcotic used for addiction thereapy at Denali Healthcare.  We do not use suboxone or subutex as primary pain management for chronic pain because it doesn’t work very well as a pain killer.  We have other options avaialable for […]

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5 Ways to Manage your Pain

By |May 26th, 2014|

One of the most important recovery goals is to manage your pain. See how our variety of therapy methods can be used to create a unique program for you today
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The History of Narcotic Use

By |January 1st, 2014|

History of Narcotics
Narcotics are a type of pain reliever that helps relief severe pain that other pain relievers are not strong enough to handle.

History:
Narcotics have been taken for hundreds of years.  Narcotics have been widely abused by millions of people since the very, very early days dating back to […]

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The new Denali Healthcare website

By |December 8th, 2013|

Professionals take over the Denali Healthcare website

Our new Denali Healthcare website is published and in a shakedown cruise stage. While our www.drbobmmj.com is still up and running, this new website reflects our movement as a practice into pain management and addiction therapy. We currently run 8 offices from Kalamazoo to Marquette, […]

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Top 5 Reasons Methadone Really Works for Pain Management

By |December 8th, 2013|

How We Use Methadone for Pain Management
Mention methadone and many people think of ‘methadone clinic’.  But the real story is that methadone is a low cost, highly effective pain medication.  At Denali Healthcare, we use methadone as a scheduled medication for baseline pain control.
Reasons We Use Methadone For Pain […]

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