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Monthly Archives: July 2017

What is Radiofrequency Ablation

The nerves are then numbed and radiofrequency waves are sent to the needle tip. The waves help create a lesion which thwarts the ability of the targeted nerves to send pain signals. Continue reading

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Anatomy of the spine

Your spine is the main support system for your body. It allows you to walk, stand, sit, lie down, bend, and twist. The spine absorbs shock and provides for range of motion. Continue reading

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Pain Management Myths

Common Pain Management Myths It’s tempting to think with just a little persistence or just little home remedy, that you can cure or control your pain. The reality is that pain is not normal. Even as you age, acute or … Continue reading

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More on Interventional Pain Management

Epidural steroid injections. A local anesthetic is injected into the epidural area, the space outside the spinal cord and nerve membrane, along with a steroid, The aim is to identify the source of the pain and to reduce inflammation and pain in the spinal nerve roots. Continue reading

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What is Interventional Pain Management?

What Is Interventional Pain Management? Intervention pain management helps people with acute or chronic pain manage and control their pain. Interventional pain management uses the latest medical procedures and treatments along with other therapies to treat the whole person in … Continue reading

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