The Physiatric Pain
& Medical Rehabilitation Clinic (PPMRC) is a full service Pain Management Clinic,founded by Nnamdi C. Nwaogwugwu M.D. in 2002. Our mission as a medical practice is
to provide professional, comprehensive, compassionate, excellent and
cost-effective medical care to all injured patients.
Dr. Nwaogwugwu is a
Board Certified Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R) specialist. He
is also a Northwestern and Mayo Clinic alumnus,uniquely qualified to
evaluate all musculoskeletal injuries and create customized treatment protocol while improving the patient quality of life.
treatment plan consists of medically supervised rehabilitation therapies;trigger point injections,epidural steroid injections(ESI's), moist heat,
electrical stimulation, ultrasound, hydro- bed therapies and various massage
techniques to limit pain and suffering under the care of a licensed therapist, supervised
by Dr. Nwaogwugwu.
The patient's will also be provided passive-active
range of motion exercises, gentle joint specific stretching and strengthening
programs to increase flexibility and range of motion while improving
patients strength, conditioning and decreasing pain.
Periodic medical follow
ups do occur with the treatment team and modifications (including
trigger point injections) to patients care are continually made to
ensure quality and excellent results.
Dr. Nwaogwugwu also
provides Nerve Conduction /EMG testing to assist other physicians with
complex medical cases by electro-physiologically ruling in or
out cervical and lumbar radiculopathies, plexopathies, peripheral
neuropathies, ulnar and median neuropathies and recommending an
appropriate course of treatment.
professional, compassionate, excellent rehabilitation at its best with proven
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