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02/28/2023

You may not realize all the changes that chronic pain makes in your life. Chronic pain doesn’t just hurt your body; it affects your emotional well-being too. It impacts mood, memory, relationships, and overall quality of life. Many people don’t realize, and they let the pain take control of their lives. Let the experts of ECPC Hickory get you back on the path to wellness.

The knee is the largest joint in the body, and it endures a lot of activity from day-to-day life. Chronic knee pain can ...
02/24/2023

The knee is the largest joint in the body, and it endures a lot of activity from day-to-day life. Chronic knee pain can hinder your daily routine and keep many things from going smoothly. If this pain sounds familiar to you, call one of our Hickory locations and discuss the option of Genicular Nerve Block. The Genicular Nerve Block is a low-risk procedure that eases pain through an injection of a local anesthetic to the Genicular nerves.

If you live in Hickory and endure pain on a day-to-day basis, you need to check out both of ECPC Hickory’s locations, to...
02/20/2023

If you live in Hickory and endure pain on a day-to-day basis, you need to check out both of ECPC Hickory’s locations, to see which one is closer to you. Between Spine Specialists of Hickory and Unifour Pain Treatment Center, there is help nearby for your chronic pain. Visit our website to learn more about our clinics:

ECPC Pain Specialists provides pain treatment services and an unsurpassed quality of care throughout North Carolina including locations in Goldsboro, Greenville, Knightdale, Roanoke Rapids, Lenoir, and Wilson. With several locations in Hickory, including Pain and Spine Specialist of Hickory, ECPC sp...

Tingling in the back can be caused by conditions from underlying nerves. Some things that may cause your back tingling a...
02/13/2023

Tingling in the back can be caused by conditions from underlying nerves. Some things that may cause your back tingling are infections, spinal injuries, and vascular malformations. If the tingling does not subside, it is best to see your ECPC physician so that he or she can diagnose why your tingling is happening.

Personal time is vital for everyone, but it is especially beneficial to those that deal with chronic pain. Make sure you...
02/06/2023

Personal time is vital for everyone, but it is especially beneficial to those that deal with chronic pain. Make sure you have days that you devote to your well-being and relaxation. This may include a yoga class, picking up a good book to read, or another activity that de-stresses you.

Are you looking for ways to live a healthier life? Get your body back on track by taking advantage of the new Weight Man...
01/30/2023

Are you looking for ways to live a healthier life? Get your body back on track by taking advantage of the new Weight Management Clinic through the Pain and Spine Specialists of Hickory. This program requires at least six months of commitment, so dedicate the time to produce a healthier you.

01/24/2023

Why is it important that you seek care from your ECPC Hickory physicians? Each case of chronic pain is different, and every person has a different journey through pain. Your pain doctors at ECPC Hickory will choose treatments that best fit YOU and YOUR pain, which is why it is so important to seek a professional pain specialist.

01/23/2023

Joint pain may flare up when weather changes. Taking a long, warm bath can be a great reliever for both your mind and your body. Take some time to invest in relieving your chronic pain.

01/20/2023

When trying to lose weight, your clinician is there to help you. Use this to your advantage, and don’t waste time being dishonest about results and behaviors. If you are struggling with behaviors, tell your clinician, so she can figure out ways to help you.

Arthritis is inflammation of one or more joints, causing pain and stiffness that worsens over time. There are different ...
01/18/2023

Arthritis is inflammation of one or more joints, causing pain and stiffness that worsens over time. There are different types of arthritis, each with their own symptoms. They can be caused by wear and tear over time, infections, and underlying diseases. Symptoms include pain, stiffness, swelling, and reduced range of motion. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, get a referral from your primary physician to be seen by your local ECPC Hickory Pain Specialists to correctly diagnose and treat your condition.

01/16/2023

A healthy attitude goes a long way, especially when relying on help from someone else. The clinicians are mentors that can help guide you and give the tools you need to succeed and make progress. Though the process of weight loss may be burdening and feel heavy at times, keep a positive attitude and keep pushing forward towards your goal.

If it’s too cold to exercise, don’t let the outdoors be your only place to get the job done. There are plenty of indoor ...
01/13/2023

If it’s too cold to exercise, don’t let the outdoors be your only place to get the job done. There are plenty of indoor routines that can help you reach your exercise goal. Trying something new like yoga, brisk walking, resistance exercises, and dancing. These are all great forms of exercise that don’t require you to be outside while doing them.

01/11/2023

Moderation is key when it comes to making subtle changes in your diet. Generally, weight loss doesn’t mean you have to cut out the foods that you may crave. Instead, you should try to limit how much you eat them, only consuming in moderation.

Every morning when you wake up, doing one effective stretch can aid your body if you struggle with chronic pain. Choose ...
01/09/2023

Every morning when you wake up, doing one effective stretch can aid your body if you struggle with chronic pain. Choose stretches that are comfortable and stretches that target the specific part of your body that is in pain.

01/06/2023

Fluctuating temperatures can trigger chronic pain for some people. If you feel that the change in weather is worsening the effects of your pain, it is best to call your ECPC physician to see what he or she recommends for your specific pain.

Sometimes during a weight loss program, watching the scale can become a habit. While checking your progress is fine to d...
01/04/2023

Sometimes during a weight loss program, watching the scale can become a habit. While checking your progress is fine to do, make certain you are not obsessing and letting the number on the scale determine when and what you eat. Stay true to the program and what your clinician instructs you to do.

12/29/2022

The fourth and final evidence-based weight loss component is medication. Your clinician will decide if and what the best medication is for you. Each individual person’s weight loss journey is different.

The third component of evidence-based weight loss is behavior. Staying consistent with the weight loss process and the s...
12/28/2022

The third component of evidence-based weight loss is behavior. Staying consistent with the weight loss process and the steps from the program is important if you want to see future results and continue to progress in your health journey.

If a patient has reached her health and weight loss goals, the program transitions into a maintenance phase for her wher...
12/27/2022

If a patient has reached her health and weight loss goals, the program transitions into a maintenance phase for her where visits don’t have to be as frequent. The good thing about this weight loss program is that if she does begin to gain weight back, she can make an appointment to be re-evaluated.

Another way you can combat feeling lonely and too busy during the holidays is making certain you take the breaks that yo...
12/22/2022

Another way you can combat feeling lonely and too busy during the holidays is making certain you take the breaks that your body needs to regroup and rest. What you don’t want is for your body to be overworked and your pain to worsen in the long run. Remember to prioritize your health.

If you are a “hostess with the mostess” that also struggles with chronic pain, you may not be looking forward to all of ...
12/21/2022

If you are a “hostess with the mostess” that also struggles with chronic pain, you may not be looking forward to all of the hustle the holiday season brings. The holidays don’t have to be dreaded. The important thing is that you learn how to divvy up responsibilities. If there are jobs that require more physically than your body will allow, ask a friend or family member to assist you.

Another component of evidence-based weight loss is physical activity. For obvious reasons, your body needs daily physica...
12/20/2022

Another component of evidence-based weight loss is physical activity. For obvious reasons, your body needs daily physical activity. If remaining active is difficult for you, try and intermingle physical activity and something you enjoy doing. This way, it won’t seem like a chore, gets you moving.

12/19/2022

Atherosclerosis is the thickening or hardening of your arteries that is caused by a plaque buildup in the inside of an artery. Blood flow is important for healing and keeping healthy tissue, and a decrease in blood flow could lead to chronic pain. Smoking, diabetes, and high blood pressure are all risk factors.

Nutrition is one of the four components of evidence-based weight loss. Focusing on putting good things into your body en...
12/09/2022

Nutrition is one of the four components of evidence-based weight loss. Focusing on putting good things into your body enables your body to do good things on the outside, such as losing weight and being able to remain active.

Sometimes it is difficult to avoid more pain especially as you grow older. A few age-related pains that are common to se...
12/06/2022

Sometimes it is difficult to avoid more pain especially as you grow older. A few age-related pains that are common to see are lower back pain, headaches, and muscle strain. Though these pains may not be completely avoidable, you can do things now that can help lessen the effect the pain has on you. Daily stretching, hydration, and eating the healthy foods are all general ways you can practice preventative measures.

The Fall season means the days are getting shorter, which can alter sleep schedules. Inconsistent sleep cycles can trigg...
12/05/2022

The Fall season means the days are getting shorter, which can alter sleep schedules. Inconsistent sleep cycles can trigger migraines. If you suffer from migraines this Fall, remember to get plenty of rest and ask your local ECPC Hickory Pain Specialist for ways to reduce the effect of Fall migraines.

11/30/2022

It is important to know what foods are good for you and what foods are unhealthy for you, so that you can set goals with the right foods in mind. Good nutrition can help you shed excess pounds without leaving you with a feeling of hunger.

11/04/2022

Most insurance plans do not recognize weight management as a covered benefit in which case, there are self-pay rates that are applied to initial and follow-up visits. It is each patient’s responsibility to know their individual insurance plan terms. As a courtesy, your plan will be reviewed for these benefits. Call 828-569-2880 with any additional questions you may have about payment.

11/02/2022

Should you go through the program and end up needing medication to help sustain weight loss, there are certain medications that are FDA-approved prescription weight loss medications for long-term use. These can be discussed during your treatment plan.

10/31/2022

At any time should a former participant notice a 5% weight gain, they should make a new appointment with our office to be reevaluated and reenter the program. We value our participants and their goals and want to see success in each and every weight management journey.

Address

250 18th St. Circle SE
Hickory, NC
28602

Opening Hours

Monday 7:30am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 7:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 7:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday 7:30am - 4:30pm
Friday 7:30am - 4:30pm

Telephone

(828) 315-4602

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