(FOX 2) - The opioid crisis continues to be a devastating problem across the country.
The epidemic has hit the metro area hard and there are many efforts being made to fight this crisis at the state and local levels.
But a Detroit area doctor says one solution may be as simple as not prescribing them in the first place. We'll talk to him about the alternatives.
Now orthopedic surgeon Dr. Shariff Bishai is doing what he can to help patients find non-opioid solutions for pain management.
Watch the video to learn more.