Intercostal block -
treats pain in the chest and upper abdomen.
IV infusion treatment -
for headaches and other pain conditions.
Lumbar sympathetic nerve block -
an injection of local anesthetic into or around the sympathetic nerves, located on the either side of spine, in the lower back.
Neurolytic block -
A form of nerve block involving the deliberate injury of a nerve by the application of chemicals (neurolysis) or physical agents such as freezing or heating (neurotomy).
Occipital nerve stimulators -
for chronic headaches.
Peripheral nerve block -
treats chronic pain when drugs or other treatments do not control pain or cause bad side effects.
Radiofrequency Ablation of the Nerves -
relieves chronic back pain caused by degeneration of the spine. and chronic knee pain due to osteoarthritis.
Relaxation techniques -
such as biofeedback and hypnosis.
Spinal cord stimulators and peripheral nerve stimulators -
for chronic pain when other treatments fail.
Sympathetic block -
determines damage to the sympathetic nerve chain.
TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint Disorder) injections –
to relieve symptoms such as pain with chewing, headaches and nerve inflammation.
Trigger point injection -
used to treat painful areas of muscle that contain trigger points, or knots of muscle that form when muscles do not relax.
An appointment for an initial consultation in the Pain Management Center requires a primary care physician referral with your medical records pertaining to previous pain treatment. For more information on scheduling an appointment please call 816-404-7800