“Now that my pain is under control, everything is different.”
Jennifer went to 12 different specialists in an attempt to find relief from her pain—later diagnosed as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. The other doctors prescribed a lot of medication and administered steroid injections, but these treatments not only didn’t take care of her pain, they also brought their own unpleasant side effects, including panic attacks.
The pain was robbing her of any quality of life. She was not able to work or to take her young daughter to Disney. She was afraid to have another child because of all of the pain medication she had to take.
Then Jennifer found the Heilman Center for Pain and Spine Care—read her inspiring story.