Migraine headaches and head pain affect more than 34 million people, primarily women, each year. These illnesses cause countless hours of lost work and deprive people of the ability to enjoy their families, activities and jobs. The SMC Interventional Pain Management Center is hosting a community seminar on managing migraine headaches and head pain on Tuesday, October 1st from 5 – 6 p.m. in the Pain Management Center office, located in the Medical Office Building, 3rd Floor, 826 Washington St., Watertown.
The seminar, presented by Sue Walker MSN, FNP-C, will offer strategies on how headache pain can be brought to a manageable level using a combination of Interventional strategies, appropriate medications, and lifestyle modification.
Reservations are not required. This seminar is free open to the public. For more information visit www.samaritanhealth.com or call the Interventional Pain Management Center at 315-785-4019.
The Interventional Pain Management Center is a partnership between Samaritan Medical Center and Jefferson Anesthesiologist Services. This multidisciplinary team of professionals is devoted to providing chronic pain management services to the communities of Northern New York and Fort Drum, NY. The goal is to provide optimization of the quality of life for patients who are afflicted by chronic pain through the various treatment modalities offered by the multi-disciplinary team and the cooperative efforts of the patient and their family.