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Pain Management at the Mater Private Hospital Cork

Pain effects 1 in 5 Irish people so it not surprising that Dr. Dominic Hegarty, Consultant in Pain Management & Neuromodulation and Clinical Director Pain Relief Ireland have combined forces with the Mater Private Hospital Cork to develop the pain management unit at the new Orthopaedic & Spine centre.

With over 10,000 patients a year expected to attend for consultation at the Orthopaedic & Spine Centre at Mater Private Cork, the addition of Dr.

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Chronic Groin & Testicular Pain

Chronic groin & testicular pain affects over 100,000 men annually. Quite often this chronic pain is the result of previous surgery or trauma such as a hernia repair, kidney removal, accident involving the scrotal region or pelvis, vasectomy or a number of infections. While the majority of chronic testicular or groin pain is from unknown causes management of the symptoms can provide the relief and quality of life you desire.

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4 ways to Reduce Opioid Prescriptions

As the opioid epidemic in the United States and worldwide continues unabated, doctors in many specialties are trying new ways to treat acute and chronic pain.

The opioid Issue: real or fake news?

Unfortunately, the opioid epidemic in the United States continues to grow. It has being fuelled in part by the overprescribing of opioid pain medications. There are some facts now emerging:

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