The Pain Clinic provides treatment for people with chronic non-cancer pain and cancer survivors with chronic pain. The multidisciplinary team provides careful assessment and appropriate treatment tailored to individual circumstances. The clinic uses various approaches to reduce pain and help with other aspects of life that are affected by pain, such as physical activities and mood. These approaches include:
Medical management including the use of pain relieving medications
Referral for appropriate interventions when indicated
Physiotherapy including exercise instruction and functional rehabilitation
Clinical psychology including personal instruction in pain management skills
For many people across NSW, a visit to the show is an integral part of enjoying the Easter season. But when you are battling a life-limiting illness or recovering from serious trauma or disease, then the show is most likely just too hard.