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Facet Syndrome

Facet syndrome (or spinal arthritis) is one of the many chronic pain conditions treated at the Center for Pain Management. We have pain centers in Indianapolis, Greenwood and Lafayette, Indiana. Our pain management physicians, clinical pain specialists and medical staff have extensive experience treating this serious pain disorder.

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Here is a brief description of Facet Syndrome. Each segment of the spine forms two facet joints (left and right) with the segment above and two facet joints with the segment below. Spinal arthritis involving these joints is often referred to as facet syndrome. Facet joint pain can also occur acutely following trauma such as a motor vehicle accident. Similar to other joints in the body, these joints are made up of bone covered in cartilage, nerve supply and ligaments to hold the joint together. These joints can become painful in the same ways as other joints including degenerative joint disease (arthritis) which develops over time, or acute sprain or subluxation.

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Updates + Announcements

Winter Weather Advisory: Call to Confirm Your Appointment Before You Leave the House

During extreme weather conditions this winter, please call us to confirm your appointment before you leave the house: 317-706-7246. For everyone’s safety, we may change office hours or close the offices all together in response to dangerous weather & road…
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Meet Dr. Saima Kamal, MD in Our Lafayette Pain Center

Dr. Saima Kamal, MD – Pain Specialist at Center for Pain Management in Lafayette, Indiana Dr. Saima Kamal, MD is board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. She has notable expertise in a wide range of interventional medical procedures for…
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Meet Dr. Scott Kim, MD in Our Greenwood Pain Center

Dr. Scott Kim, MD is board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. He has notable expertise in a wide range of interventional medical procedures for treating acute and chronic pain conditions. Learn More About Dr. Scott Kim, MD at the…
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Lafayette Center for Pain Management is Accepting New Patients

We are proud to announce the opening of a new location. The Center for Pain Management in Lafayette, Indiana (formerly known as Innovations Pain Management  Group) is open and accepting new patients. This state-of-the art 4,000 square-foot pain care center…
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Senior Olympic Race Walker Beats Back Pain with Spinal Cord Stimulator

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