Desert Ache helps lifelong St. George resident navigate power ache – St George Information

CONTRIBUTED CONTENT — Dwelling with power ache is a each day battle towards an unseen enemy. At Desert Ache Specialists, sufferers are heard, understood and supported all through their ache administration journey by a workforce of extremely skilled and compassionate physicians.

A remedy room with a view at Desert Ache Specialists, St. George, Utah, date not specified | Photograph by Jeff Hauck courtesy of Desert Ache Specialists, St. George Information

Dr. Court docket Empey, the founding father of Desert Ache, understands the devastating results that ache situations can have on a affected person’s bodily and emotional well-being.

“When the ache has affected their regular life-style, our job is to find out what the supply of that ache is and provides sufferers all of the obtainable choices to deal with their signs,” he mentioned. “Essentially the most gratifying a part of being a ache doctor is seeing sufferers get again to doing the issues they take pleasure in.”

Ache typically is considered an inevitable a part of the ageing course of. Subsequently, Empey mentioned it could be stunning to be taught that many Desert Ache sufferers aren’t retirees, however folks of their 30s and 40s attempting to lift households and work full-time jobs whereas coping with power ache. Comparatively younger and in any other case wholesome, these sufferers want the assist of an interventional ache administration workforce to manage their signs and proceed performing at a excessive degree.

One such affected person is Mandi Mathis, a lifelong resident of St. George. Mathis was returning residence from Las Vegas when a drunk driver crossed into the northbound lanes of Interstate 15 and smashed into her automobile. Though her accidents weren’t life-threatening, the residual ache negatively impacted virtually each facet of her day-to-day routine. Sleep specifically grew to become a problem.

Mathis has labored with Empey and Dr. Spencer Wells to handle her ache. Within the 10 years because the crash, remedies at Desert Ache have allowed her to sleep higher and take part in a lot of the actions she wishes to do. She mentioned that the extent of affected person care is outstanding, from the entrance desk employees to the medical assistants and docs.

“They’re at all times caring, compassionate, educated,” she added. “They provide loads of choices for the best way to deal with your ache, ensuring you’re each on the identical web page about what you wish to do.”

A welcome ready room greets friends at Desert Ache Specialists, St. George, Utah, date not specified | Photograph by Jeff Hauck courtesy of Desert Ache Specialists, St. George Information

Mathis has referred each of her mother and father to Desert Ache for assist with varied bodily illnesses as they’ve aged. Having grown up in St. George, she is aware of Empey, Wells and their prolonged households and remembers them as at all times being real, affected person and sort – whether or not in scrubs or denims.

“They’ve been good guys for a very long time, so to belief them was simple,” she mentioned. “In the event you can follow medication locally you grew up in, you’re doing one thing proper.”

The specialists at Desert Ache are devoted to serving to sufferers discover reduction from a variety of power and acute ache situations utilizing all obtainable sources, together with injections, nerve blocks, regenerative medication, bodily remedy, drugs and surgical procedure. Though it isn’t attainable for each affected person to be fully pain-free, many expertise vital enchancment.

Desert Ache operates a state-of-the-art facility on the Riverfront Medical Heart in St. George that enables them to supply unmatched high quality of care to their sufferers. And with satellite tv for pc areas in Hurricane, Hildale (opening in September), Cedar Metropolis, Kanab, Beaver, Panguitch, Delta and Fillmore in addition to Mesquite and Overton, Nevada, they’re ready to serve the wants of the world’s rising inhabitants. 

Name 435-216-7000 or go to the Desert Ache web site to schedule an appointment at this time.

Written by ALEXA MORGAN for St. George Information.

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  • Desert Ache Specialists | Phone: 435-216-7000 | E-mail: [email protected] | Web site.
  • Places:
    • St. George: 617 E. Riverside Drive, Suite 301.
    • Hurricane: 48 S. 2500 West, Suite 110.
    • Cedar Metropolis: 1760 N. Major St.
    • Beaver: 68 N. Major St.
    • Panguitch: 200 N. 400 East.
    • Kanab: 348 N. 300 West.
    • Delta: 126 White Sage Ave.
    • Fillmore: 65 N. Major St.
    • Mesquite, Nevada: 340 Falcon Ridge Parkway, Suite 600.
    • Overton, Nevada: 475 N. Moapa Valley Blvd.

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