Pain Management: Musculoskeletal Pain Center - Lubbock, TX
Lubbock Rheumatologist Doctors for Pain Management: Musculoskeletal Pain
Type of Physician: Rheumatologist
What is a Rheumatologist?
A subspecialty certification by the Board of Internal Medicine; practitioners treat diseases of the joints, muscles, bones, and tendons. The rheumatologist diagnoses and treats arthritis, back pain, muscle strains, common athletic injuries, etc. The rheumatologist may work closely with other specialists such as orthopaedic surgeons and physical therapists.
Rheumatologist Doctors in Lubbock *
Lubbock is an American city in the state of Texas. Located in the northwestern part of the state, a region known historically as the Llano Estacado, it is the county seat of Lubbock County, and the home of Texas Tech University.
Lubbock's nickname is the "Hub City" which derives from being the economic, education, and health care hub of a multi-county region commonly called the South Plains. The area is the largest contiguous cotton-growing region in the world and is heavily dependent on irrigation water drawn from the Ogallala Aquifer.
Pain Management: Musculoskeletal Pain
What Causes Musculoskeletal Pain?
The causes of musculoskeletal pain are varied. Muscle tissue can be damaged with the wear and tear of daily activities. Trauma to an area (jerking movements, auto accidents, falls, fractures, sprains,...
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Nearby Lubbock Hospitals *
University Medical Center
Covenant Medical Center
Covenant Specialty Hospital
Covenant Medical Ctr Lakeside
Sunrise Canyon Hospital
Grace Medical Center
Lubbock Heart Hospital
Southwest Regional Spec Hosp
Covenant Hospital Levelland
Lynn County Hospital District