alternative treatment

Options for Pain Management

Alternative Options for Pain Management

Pharmacotherapy Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) Aspirin Naproxen Ketoprofen Acetaminophen – relieves moderate pain but it doesn’t reduce inflammation Opioids – used for severe pain after surgery or trauma Hydrocodone Vicodin Percocet Oxycodone, etc. When it comes to taking Opioids, pain management is essential and medication should be taken only as prescribed.  There are three different types...

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Joint Commission and Evidence Based Practices vs. Evidence Based Practice

AToN Center is Joint Commission Accredited – which is considered to be a designation that sets us apart from other treatment programs.  Recently, the Joint Commission discussed the difference between "Evidence Based Practices” and “Evidence Based Practice.”   In order to not bore you with the...

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AToN Center Celebrates Being Awarded Joint Commission Accreditation

AToN Center Celebrates Being  Awarded Joint Commission Accreditation   AToN Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for accreditation after undergoing a rigorous and lengthy review of policies and procedures, clinical programming, facility inspection, and overall client care. Professional evaluators spent two full days onsite...

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