Do I Need A Pain Specialist?

August 31st, 2015

Many sufferers of chronic pain do so in silence. But with the opening of Rushmore Pain & Medicine, the people of the Southeast Iowa area who are dealing with pain every day can now seek relief without the need to travel long distances.

How do I make an appointment?

If you live in the Burlington Iowa area and suffer from chronic back, neck, arm, or leg pain, or if you are seeking medical pain management, Rushmore Pain & Medicine can help. If you have questions about how to make an appointment or would like to schedule a consultation with Dr. Juhl, call us today at 319-209-2226.

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Fibromyalgia Symptoms May Mimic High Disease Activity in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis

August 7th, 2015 FibromyalgiaNewsToday.com

Results from a recent study presented at European League Against Rheumatism Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR) showed that fibromyalgia symptoms may mimic high disease activity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

In the study, researchers assessed a population of 122 RA patients. The patients’ diagnosis was confirmed with the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) / American College of Rheumatology (ACR) 2010 criteria.

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NIH: More than 1 in 10 American adults experience chronic pain

August 11th 2015, WashingtonPost.com

More than 25 million American adults—about 11.2 percent—reported having pain every day for the previous three months. Researchers said the same data suggests that more than 23 million Americans felt “a lot” of pain in the preceding months, and more than 126 million—or more than half of all U.S. adults—reported experiencing some sort of pain during the same period.

The analysis, published in the Journal of Pain, is based on data from the 2012 National Health Interview Survey, an annual undertaking that asks thousands of Americans about their health- and illness-related experiences. The survey quizzed people about the frequency and intensity of pain they had experienced during the prior three months.

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Headaches? Try Botox Treatment

Botox is well-known treatment for the fine lines and wrinkles associated with the aging process. But did you know it’s also an effective pain treatment for migraine headache sufferers?

Dr. Jeff Juhl has been leading the charge on this effective and exciting new pain treatment option. Click here to find out more about Botox headache injections, or click here to schedule a consultation with the doctor.

Rushmore Pain’s New TV Commercial

Have you seen our new advertisement on WPTV? Check out our new TV commercial to let Southeastern Iowa know about Rushmore Pain & Medicine. The spot will air during Iowa Hawkeyes football broadcasts this fall or you can see it on Youtube.