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Information About Pain Management Procedures

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A discogram is a diagnostic test that is used to determine if an injured or degenerative disc may be causing severe, uncomfortable back pain.

A medial branch block is performed as both a diagnostic and treatment procedure for patients with neck and back pain associated with the facet joints.

Radiofrequency ablation is a procedure in which a microelectrode is used to heat and destroy the nerve that is associated with chronic pain.

Back pain has several different causes and is treated differently depending on the origin, type, intensity, and location of the pain.

Both a facet block and a rhizotomy are procedures used to treat neck, back, and shoulder pain caused by a condition in the facet joints.

Epidural steroid injections can be used to treat several spinal conditions or injuries that are causing severe back pain by allowing healing.

Spinal cord stimulation is a procedure in which a device is used to send electrical pulses that can mask pain signals that are sent to the brain.

Sacroiliac joint injections are used to diagnose and treat sacroiliac joint dysfunction which causes significant back pain and inflammation.

A kyphoplasty procedure is performed as a treatment for spinal compression fractures and kyphosis, also known as abnormal spinal curvature.

A vertebroplasty procedure is performed to eradicate the pain associated with spinal compression fractures, while also stabilizing the vertebra.

PRP therapy utilizes the growth factors from an individual's own blood, which is then injected into the joint in order to reduce pain.

Stem cell therapy is used to treat areas of pain in the joints, nerves, tendons, and muscles and uses the patients' own bone marrow for healing.

BOTOX can be used to treat several medical conditions, such as migraines, excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis), and muscle spasms in the body.

Pain medication management can be used to help manage chronic pain in several areas of the body and is used alongside other treatments.

Cortisone steroid injections are used to reduce inflammation in the muscles, joints, and tendons which can provide significant pain relief.

Trigger point injections are used to alleviate pain associated with trigger points (knots in the muscle) with anesthetics and corticosteroids.

Personal injury procedures are provided for patients who have experienced an accident that has caused chronic or persistent pain in the body.

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