Spinal Cord Stimulation – The New Hope for Chronic Pain Patients

If you are suffering from chronic low back, arm or leg pain, spinal cord stimulation could be an effective treatment option for you. Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) SCS involves surgically implanting a device that transmits small amounts of electrical current to targeted spinal cord nerves to help patients find relief from the chronic pain theyRead More

What Exactly Is Sciatica?

Sciatica is a condition that results from a herniated disc pinching an adjacent nerve root in the lower back. The symptoms that result from the nerve pinching may vary, but typically consist of pain. Patients can suffer from an unbearable pain that interferes with their daily activities and disrupt their lifestyle. It generally worsens everyRead More

Pain Management: Sacroiliac Joint Injection

Right next to your spine lies your sacroiliac joints which connect the sacrum to the hip on both sides. There is a sacroiliac joint on both the left and the right sides – and inflammation or dysfunction in this joint can cause great pain. One method of treatment for this pain is a sacroiliac jointRead More

Interventional Pain Management: How Is It Used for Back Pain?

For those living with chronic pain, it can be hard to find a solution that works. Many treatment options include a lot of trial and error and invasive procedures that do not promise an effective outcome. However, modern medicine is always looking to improve pain management techniques and procedures used to relieve chronic pain –Read More