Treatment for Chronic Pain
Treatment for Chronic Pain in Glendale, Arizona
Arizona Infusion Center offers IV Ketamine Infusion Services for patients experiencing acute or chronic pain. We employ a comprehensive pain management program that assists in dealing with pain and help you recover
- Optimal functioning
- Increased mobility
- Reduce and eliminate dependency on pain medications.
At Arizona Infusion Center, we specialize in ketamine infusion therapy to ease chronic pain when other treatments aren’t working. You may also benefit from ketamine infusions if you’re suffering from major depressive symptoms and are resistant to traditional therapies. As an experienced interventional pain management specialist, Dr. Armen Derian, Tony Waweru, CRNA customize your therapy based on your needs to optimize therapeutic results.
What is IV therapy for Chronic pain
First discovered in 1962, it was used in hospitals for procedures. It also became a pretty popular party drug in the 1980’s and 90’s. Today. Ketamine is a Research backed medication that provides a fast path to relief from Fibromyalgia, Neuropathic pain, and Complex regional pain for patients who just have not responded to traditional treatments.
What pain conditions can Ketamine treat ?
How is Chronic pain treated with Ketamine
Ketamine triggers reactions in the cortex that enable brain connections to regrow. This makes the brain more adaptable and able to create new pathways and help patients develop more positive thoughts and as a result behaviors.
Cost of Treatment
Our pain protocol typically consists of at least three infusions (depending on the pain syndrome you have), administered once a week. Pain treatment may require up to six sessions.
Insurance will not cover Ketamine infusions, as this leading-edge treatment is considered to be off-label use of the drug. If a Ketamine provider informs you that they take insurance for infusions, know that the cost of your treatment may be denied, leaving you with an out of pocket expense. Insurance is only used for the initial patient consultation.
The pricing for pain disorder treatment is as follows:
- $900 per infusion
- Initial consultation fee – insurance or, $100 self-pay
Refer a patient to Arizona Infusion Center and receive $200 off of a maintenance infusion if they undergo treatment.
Chronic Pain relief at Arizona Infusion Center
The specialists at Arizona Infusion Center provide individualized treatment plans tailored to the condition our patients are in as well as the degree of pain they are experiencing. At Arizona Infusion Center, Dr. Derian & Antony Waweru, CRNA offers ketamine infusions which gives new hope to people living with chronic and nerve pain.
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Frequently Asked Questions
The length of the infusion depends on the content and the procedure. Some may take as little as thirty minutes, others take as much as four hours.
Ketamine works by blocking specific pain receptors in your brain. At the same time, it resets some of the nerve cells in your brain and spine.This interaction makes it more effective at reducing some types of pain than others.
You receive ketamine infusions on-site at our office through an intravenous (IV) line. It usually takes anywhere from 45 minutes to five hours, depending on your specific condition.
IV Ketamine treatments are an out of pocket expense, as most insurance providers do not cover treatment at this time and we do not participate in Medicare. You will receive a receipt for your appointment and may submit it to your insurance if you would like.