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The Treatment Changed Me Inside-Out

Those suffering from chronic pain often struggle to find the right solution to manage pain without the severe side effects associated with over-the-counter medications and prescription drugs. One type of chronic pain, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) manifests in...

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A Closer Look: Los Angeles

A Closer Look: Los Angeles At PointKetamine, we are dedicated to providing informed, personalized, and professional care to our patients struggling with treatment-resistant conditions including chronic pain and mood disorders. We love living and working in Southern...

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I Felt Hopeful for the First Time

I Felt Hopeful for the First Time Early studies demonstrate ketamine is an effective treatment for anxiety. More trials are underway, but early science suggests that ketamine offers longer lasting anxiety treatment with fewer side effects than traditional drug...

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What is Ketamine? And How Does It Treat Depression?

What is Ketamine? And How Does It Treat Depression? Traditional antidepressants work by managing the brain’s chemical balance of serotonin and dopamine. Unfortunately, antidepressants like Prozac and Lexapro can trigger serious side effects and take weeks to kick in....

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IV Therapy

IV Therapy Have you been thinking about IV therapy? Maybe you’ve heard of it but don’t know if it’s right for you. For decades, IV therapy has been used in hospitals as an effective method to treat conditions like migraines, fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome....

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What’s On Your 2019 List?

What’s On Your 2019 List? What’s on your list? I am not talking about your shopping list or a to-do list. I want to know what’s on your list for life, a list recording all your big dreams, memorable ideas, or crazy aspirations in life. Huh? You don’t have...

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New Wonder Drug for Fibromyalgia

The New Wonder Drug For Fibromyalgia Treating fibromyalgia is a topic of growing concern in the healthcare community because of the increasing number of patients with the infliction. Such ones suffer from chronic pain, fatigue, depression, IBS and headaches. Treating...

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Staying Healthy As You Get Older

Staying Healthy As You Get Older They say, “age is just a number,” but staying healthy as you age isn't just about your state of mind. From attitude to eating habits, a few key behaviors can keep your brain and body operating at its highest potential even as the...

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Healthy Eating Out

Healthy Eating Out While most of us understand the basics of a healthy diet, it can be difficult to follow the rules when someone else is cooking up dinner. Fast food chains, bakeries, even high-end restaurants, can look like a minefield for anyone watching their...

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Latest News

Ketamine offers lifeline for people with severe depression, suicidal thoughts

Tinker, B., & Gupta, S. (2018, August 3).
Ketamine offers lifeline for people with severe depression, suicidal thoughts.

Latest Research

Effects of Ketamine On Explicit and Implicit Suicidal Cognition: A Randomized Controlled Trial In Treatment-Resistant Depression

Price RB, Iosifescu DV, Murrough JW., et al
Depression Anxiety 2014;31(4):335-343

Efficacy of Intravenous Ketamine for Treatment of Chronic Posttraumatic Stress Disorder; A Randomized Clinical Trial

Adriana F, Parides MK, Murrough JW, et al.
JAMA Psychiatry 2014;71(6):681-688

Subanesthetic Ketamine Infusion Therapy: A Retrospective Analysis of a Novel Therapeutic Approach to Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Correll GE, Maleki J, Harbut RE, et al.
Pain Medicine 2004; Volume 5 (3): 263-275