A pain management physician says incorporating functional medicine’s integrative approach into care can greatly improve a patient’s response to treatment.
Fibromyalgia is a defined syndrome of neuronal dysregulation and can be diagnosed and managed in a primary care setting.
Pain Management specialist Benjamin Abraham, MD, is working on new ways to help those diagnosed with fibromyalgia. Group appointments are one new approach.
Although fibromyalgia has no anatomic lesions, it’s marked by neurological dysfunction — qualifying it as a neuropathic disorder. Linking it to central sensitization can increase the array of treatment options.