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 procedure can be used as a form of treatment for pain 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 vertebroplasty procedure is performed to eradicate the pain associated with spinal compression fractures, while also stabilizing the vertebra.

A cortisone steroid (corticosteroid) is an anti-inflammatory medication that can be used to treat inflamed muscles, joints, and tendons.

Migraines are the 3rd most prevalent illness and 6th most disabling illness in the world.

A trigger point is a “knot” in the muscle or a spot of sensitivity in the tissue surrounding the muscle.

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

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.

While many men dislike injections and prefer creams, we find most patients see better results by using an injection for testosterone delivery.

Kyphoplasty is a procedure that can eliminate pain caused by a spinal compression fracture.

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