On Sunday, November 21, Alliance Spine and Pain Centers’ physician, Dr. Scott Masson was the featured guest for “The Weekly Check-Up” on News/Talk WSB Radio. The radio show addresses a wide range of topics about health with selected medical providers.
The show opened with Dr. Masson sharing his path to becoming a physician, which started in high school with a combined passion for science and helping people. After working in anesthesiology, Dr. Masson transitioned to interventional pain management where he enjoys the connection and the excitement a patient gets from effective therapy.
In his in-depth interview with the show’s host Dr. Bruce Feinberg, Dr. Masson gave an overview of the many different types and sources of pain. He spoke of the various processes pain management physicians take to figure out the right treatment plan for each patient. Dr. Masson provided insights on pain symptoms to be aware of and share with a medical provider to help diagnosis the issue and establish an effective treatment plan.
One of the conditions Dr. Masson highlighted on the show is diabetic neuropathy. With diabetic cases on the rise, Alliance has seen an increase in patients experiencing pain from their diabetes. Dr. Masson explained how treatment options for diabetic pain conditions are expanding, and the practice has a new FDA treatment for diabetic neuropathy available that patients are experiencing favorable results.
Listen to the informative interview with Dr. Masson here.