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    Athlete Pain Management Interviews: Vance Johnson

    We speak with Vance Johnson about Chronic Pain, addiction, his new recovery facility and his new role with the Las Vegas Raiders.

    Former Denver Bronco Vance Johnson sat down with us recently to talk about chronic pain and his new addiction treatment center in Las Vegas: Vance Johnson Recovery Center.

    Vance Johnson and Chronic Pain

    The three-time Super Bowl player opened up about his battles with chronic pain, addiction, and other personal struggles on and off the field.

    Watch the video below to pick up tips on exercising with chronic pain and learn how he deals with his daily struggles, his continuing battle with addiction, and his new role with the Las Vegas Raiders.

    Addiction Recovery

    If you or someone you know is battling with mental illness or addiction, Vance Johnson is also the ambassador for Oglethorpe Inc. In our exclusive interview, Vance discusses a few of the Oglethorpe facilities and how they help people living with substance use disorders.

    Below are the facilities and sites that Vance references:

    For all Oglethorpe facilities, please visit the Oglethorpe facility locator.(

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    William Slover
    Bill is our current host for Pain Resource's Athlete Pain Management series where he talks with professional athletes about past sports injuries and how they affect their current day to day.

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