Chronic pain is a sign that something is wrong and needs to be addressed as it can start to affect other aspects of life. In this episode of Chronic Pain &Sleep with Pain Management Specialist, Dr. Uel Alexis see how lack of sleep or defragmented sleep can heighten pain and sensitivity to chronic pain while also learning how you can cope with pain during sleep.
Dr. Uel J. Alexis is a board certified anesthesiologist and a specialist in minimally invasive spine and pain procedures. He attended medical school at the University of Texas, completed his residency and medical training at Mount Sinai Hospital – where he also served as the Chief Fellow. Dr. Alexis avers his goal is to “reduce pain to allow patients to do what they enjoy the most”.
The above information is not intended to replace professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Individual results may vary.