Doctors treat chronic nerve pain with traditional painkillers, nontraditional pain medicine, physical therapy, spinal cord stimulation, nerve blocks and nerve decompression surgery, states Erica Jacques for Ch... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

To treat nerve pain following a laminectomy, patients often take strong medications, such as opiates or narcotics, according to WebMD. The pain for most patients is significant, but most patients can stop taking the medi... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

To treat sciatic nerve pain, pregnant women should lie on the reverse side of the pain to alleviate pressure on the sciatic nerve, advises American Pregnancy Association. Lifting heavy objects and standing for long perio... More » Health

Depending on the severity of the pain, the condition can be addressed in different methods, including behavior modification, surgical operation, electrical stimulation, nerve blocks, physical therapy, psychological couns... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Pain after lung surgery may be treated with prescribed pain medicine and home remedies chosen in consultation with a physician, such as cold packs, stretching and massage, states WebMD. Over-the-counter medicine includin... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

There is no cure for arachnoiditis, so treatment normally involves pain management measures, such as physical therapy, pain medications, spinal cord stimulation and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation, according ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Treatments for foot pain from nerve damage include nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, physical therapy, relaxation therapy, electrical stimulation and successful treatment of any underlying conditions, WebMD states. C... More » Health Conditions & Diseases