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Monthly Archives: January 2017

An epidural steroid injection (ESI) is used to relieve the pain from lumbar spinal stenosis Continue reading

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Radiofrequency neurotomy

Radiofrequency neurotomy is a radio wave procedure to reduce back and neck pain. The radio waves create heat. Needles are inserted through the skin (above the spine). The doctor will use image scans to make sure the delivery of the radio waves is precise.
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What are Nerve Blocks?

What Are Nerve Blocks? A nerve block is an injection of a nerve numbing drug into a group of nerves that creates pain to a specific body are or organ. The group of nerves are known as a plexus or … Continue reading

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When to Consider Lumbar Steroid Injections

Signs that a Lumbar Epidural Injection May Be Worth Considering There are many reasons why low back pain occurs or sciatica occurs. Some of these conditions can benefit from a steroid injection. Our doctors may recommend lumbar epidural injections if … Continue reading

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