Pain Management Specialists Treating Chronic Pain in Carthage, TX Residents

Carthage, Texas is a smaller East Texas city located approximately 150 miles southeast of Dallas, near the Louisiana state line. The city is composed of numerous age groups, ranging from young families to retirees, who call Carthage home because of its great weather, wide number of jobs and good schools. With a population ranging from young children to mature retirees, numerous residents will experience an injury that causes acute or chronic pain. If an injury occurs, residents are encouraged to contact the pain management specialists at Pain Recovery Center of Tyler.

Acute and Chronic Pain Treatment for Carthage, TX Residents

The city of Carthage, Texas is known as the friendliest spot in the world. The rural East Texas setting, good school district and low cost of living makes the city a popular destination for people of all ages.

Children and younger adults are able to participate in organized sports at their school or at a local park and recreation area throughout the year. Sports are strongly encouraged in young adults and children because they keep the youth active and healthy, as well as encourage team-building skills and discipline. The downside of sporting activities is the risk of a sports injury. It is estimated more than 2.6 million children under the age of 19 years are treated each year for a sports and recreation-related injury in the United States. The most common sports injuries found in Carthage youth include sprains and strains, growth plate injuries and repetitive motion (overuse) injuries.

The mature older population of Carthage is prone to home injuries, such as slips and falls, cuts, burns and choking. Slips and falls are the most common home injuries often resulting in back pain, neck pain, soft tissue injuries, muscle aches and broken bones.

Any resident of Carthage who experiences a home injury or sports injury, no matter the age, is encouraged to contact a pain management specialist at the time of injury and onset of symptoms. A prompt diagnosis reduces the risk of chronic pain since a treatment plan will be administered immediately.

If you live in Carthage, Texas and have experienced a sports injury or home injury, please contact the pain management practice of Pain Recovery Center of Tyler. Our physicians are available to diagnose and treat East Texas residents of all ages.