Pain Treatment

Treatment. Medications, mind-body techniques, and acupuncture can help relieve chronic pain. Learn about your options. A pain clinic is a health care facility that focuses on the diagnosis and management of chronic pain.  Steroids ease inflammation, which lowers pain. There are many types of shots for chronic pain. Nerve root blocks target the nerves along the spine that lead to pain in other areas, such as the arms or legs. Epidural steroid injections can help with disc problems, like herniated discs. Tramadol is used to treat moderate to severe pain. The extended-release form of tramadol is for around-the-clock treatment of pain.