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SPINAL CORD STIMULATION

Ten years ago, Neli Morales’ life changed forever. She went from being an active grandmother and college student to being bound to a wheelchair due to a car accident that left her with severe leg pain. After many years of unsuccessful treatments, Neli fina

Mar 22nd, 2016
BOTOX: IT’S NOT JUST COSMETIC

When we hear the word Botox, we immediately think “wrinkle eraser.” What began as a treatment for twitching eye muscles has become one of the most widely used non-surgical cosmetic procedures in the world. Although Botox became an overnight sensation as th

Jul 28th, 2015
KYPHOPLASTY: AN EFFECTIVE TREATMENT FOR COMPRESSION FRACTURES

Disabling back pain, difficulty breathing, decreased lung capacity, leg weakness, paralysis and deformity. These are all symptoms of kyphosis – a debilitating disease that affects thousands of Americans each year. This condition is characterized by a forwa

Jun 19th, 2015
HELPING WINTER TEXANS

When Philip Johnson began suffering from chronic pain, he and his wife thought their winters in the Rio Grande Valley were over. Like many Winter Texans, the couple migrated to the south of the country during this season to enjoy the area’s mild temperatur

Mar 10th, 2015
TREATING PAIN WITH EMPATHY AND COMPASSION

Dr. Tajul Chowdhury understands that when patients visit his office, they’re not just looking for medications that will help relieve their pain. They need a doctor that truly understands what they’re going through and is able to provide them with the hope

Mar 10th, 2015
LET’S FIGHT CANCER TOGETHER

When you are fighting cancer, being able to control pain empowers you to persevere through a scary and often debilitating illness. Working in tandem with your oncologist and primary physician, Center for Pain Management is on your side, giving you much nee

Aug 22nd, 2013
‘I LOVE WHAT I DO, AND I DO IT WELL’

Not all needles are painful if you know how to use them, according to Dr. Tim Chowdhury. Exuding a professional and collective demeanor that signifies nearly three decades of lifesaving care in the Rio Grande Valley, the doctor is sharp of wit, and ever e

Aug 22nd, 2013