The Instrumental Role of Dependency Pain Treatment Centers in New Orleans

The U.S. Department of Human Health and Services reports that more than 155 Americans die of an opioid overdose every day. The misuse of and addiction to opioids – including prescription pain relievers, heroin, and synthetic opioids – is a serious national crisis that affects the public health as well as the social and economic welfare of our country. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that the total economic burden of prescription opioid misuse alone in the United States is $78.5 billion a year, including the costs of healthcare, lost productivity, addiction treatment, and criminal justice involvement.

Dependency Pain Treatment Centers Outpatient Care

Having played an integral role in the evolution of pain management treatment in Louisiana over the last decade, Tarun Jolly, M.D. founded Dependency Pain Treatment Centers to create and facilitate treatment and education programs for patients with opioid use disorder and chronic pain. Dependency Pain Treatment Centers is a medication-assisted treatment (MAT) clinic for opioid use disorder in New Orleans, LA.

Addiction can be a complicated, debilitating medical disorder, but treatment for addiction does not have to be. Dependency Pain Treatment Centers is currently accepting new patients at partner facilities. Call (504) 535-7212 to schedule an appointment.

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