GULF COAST
PAIN MANAGEMENT 
  
Northwood Plaza Medical Building
3001 Eastland Boulevard Suite 7
Clearwater, Florida 33761
 
 

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Lynne Carr Columbus, D.O. is a board certified anesthesiologist
who has a special interest in treating pain syndromes unresponsive to conventional
medical surgical treatments. She practices a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to pain management.
Individualized effective treatment modalities are coordinated with the needs of the patient,
the referring physician and case managers.
 

Botulinum Injections for Headaches
Effective in treating chronic headaches
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Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
Sacroiliac pain is determined by a careful history and physical exam. It is typically diagnosed through a process of exclusion.
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Botulinum Injections for Pain
It has also been proven to be effective in treating chronic neck and back pain.
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SASSI (Subtle Substance Abuse Instrument)
Effective pain management includes a multidisciplinary approach to managing a patientís pain.
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DME Durable Medical Products
In an effort to improve patient care, Gulf Coast Pain Management dispenses orthotic supplies directly from
our office.
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Spinal Cord Stimulation
One new therapy that offers potential for relief of intractable pain is Spinal Cord Stimulation.
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Epidural Steroid Injection
There are diagnostic and therapeutic ways
epidural steroid injection can help.

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 Stellate Ganglion Blocks
The stellate ganglion is an area in the neck where a group of nerves come together to supply the scalp, face, neck, shoulder, arm, and hand. The purpose of blocking this group of nerves is to decrease pain and increase circulation.
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Facet Joint Injections
The purpose of facet joint injections is to decrease your pain and to help determine if it is the facet joints that are causing your pain.
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Stress Managment
When stress does occur, it is important to recognize and deal with it. Here are some suggestions for ways to handle stress.
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Guidelines for Heat and Cold Therapy
Learn how to use heat and cold for pain
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Sympathetic Nerve Block
A Sympathetic Nerve Block is performed to determine if there is damage to the sympathetic nerve chain and if it is in the source of pain.
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Laxative Regimen
Many prescription medications can cause constipation. Activity and diet also affect bowel function.
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Tens Information Sheet
TENS stands for transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation.
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Occipital Neuralgia
Occipital neuralgia is a distinct type of headache characterized by piercing, throbbing, or electric shock-like chronic pain in the upper neck, back of the head and behind the ears, usually on one side of the head.

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 UDT (Urine Drug Testing)
Due to recent federal guide lines, URINE DRUG TESTING has become mandatory in Pain Management  Clinics. For that reason, we would like to provide you with information regarding medication monitoring and what it means to you.
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Physical Therapy
A person who has a chronic illness should be in the best physical condition possible. It is for this reason that physical therapy programs for chronic pain often provide...
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Viscosupplementation for Knee Pain
If you have been diagnosed with osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee, a Viscous Joint Replacement fluid (viscous supplementation) may be right for you if you can't get satisfactory pain relief or improvement in activity levels
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Radiofrequency
Nerve fiber endings are embedded in soft tissue and in normal use are constantly being heated and cooled, stretched and squeezed.
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Gulf Coast Pain Management
Post Procedure Instructions
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Blood Patch
You have just received a blood patch procedure.
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Sacroiliac Joint Injection
You have just received a sacroiliac joint injection.
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Intercostal Nerve Block
You have just received an intercostal nerve block.
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Selective Nerve Root
You have just received a selective nerve root injection.
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Trigger Point Injections
You have just received a trigger point injection.
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Sphenopalatine Block
You have just received a sphenopalatine block.
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Office Hours 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Phone: (727) 789-0891 office Fax: (727) 789-1570
Northwood Plaza Medical Building

3001 Eastland Blvd. Suite 7 Clearwater, FL 33761
 

   

                                    

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