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Located on Maricamp Rd. in Ocala, Florida.
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Monday – Friday8:00a  – 5:00p
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About Us & What We Do

Strive! Pain and Spine Center is dedicated to relieving your pain and returning you to a normal life, as quickly as possible. We offer you an integrated, comprehensive and compassionate physical medicine approach to managing your pain resulting from general musculoskeletal or neurological injuries and conditions.

Our non-surgical integrated physical medicine approach delivers safe and effective treatment. Our patients report immediate and lasting results and tell us they love the extraordinary service from our warm and friendly staff.

Strive! Pain and Spine Center in Ocala, Florida is an integrated physical medicine practice, dedicated to providing the care you deserve. Our office is located at 2626 SE Maricamp Road, inside one of our Strive! Physical Therapy Centers.

Strive! Pain and Spine Center is committed to offering you the same award-winning compassionate and comprehensive care our physical rehabilitation patients have enjoyed since 1984!

If you’re in need of pain management resulting from general musculoskeletal and/or neurological injuries and conditions, contact us today and see what makes the Strive! family of caregivers so special!

Where world-class care begins with listening; Where your recovery is our priority.

Why Strive? Because our focus is on results.

Strive! is different than other treatment options you may have experienced. Our integrated physical medicine and quality-care approach to musculoskeletal care is driven by the latest research, resulting in rapid recoveries and lasting results.

Not only do we help you get better and back to a normal life faster, we choose cost effective diagnostic and treatment options and help minimize the high costs of unnecessary imaging, addictive drugs, use of poly-pharmaceuticals and invasive surgical procedures.

Let us be your first and, in most cases, only stop for the management of your pain.

Call us today and we’ll see you right away – because we understand that your pain simply can’t wait.

Fluoroscopic Interventional Procedure
Our state-of-the-art Fluoroscopy suite allows for expert and personal care of our patients, in the comfort and convenience of our office.

A spinal injection is an outpatient procedure that helps relieve pain by reducing inflammation that leads to swelling and irritation.

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EMG & Nerve Conduction Studies
We use these tests to diagnose a problem affecting the body’s muscles and nerves.

If you are experiencing tingling, numbness, pain, clumsiness or weakness, loss of function, carpal tunnel syndrome, sciatica, difficulty walking or pinched nerves in the back, these procedures may help you.

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Chiropractic Care
Our chiropractic spine care consists of evidence-based treatment with patient-centered care.  Our primary focus is to improve spinal function and reduce pain with chiropractic mobilization techniques. Our Spine Care program offers the best combination of chiropractic care and specialized rehabilitation.
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Physical Medicine
Physical medicine and rehabilitation (physiatry) emphasizes the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders – especially as they relate to the nerves, muscles, bones and brain – that produce temporary or permanent impairment.
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Our Medical Staff

Our multi-specialty team of experts is led by Dr. Ranjit Gowda, MD, Board Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation; Board Certified and Fellowship Trained in Interventional Pain Management. Our care team of dedicated professionals also includes chiropractic physicians, doctors of physical therapy and certified hand therapists, using cutting-edge technologies to accurately diagnose and promptly treat your condition in our state-of-the-art facility.

Dr. Ranjit Gowda, MD, DAPBMR

Melissa Pacconi, RT(R)