What We Do

List of Procedures

PROCEDURES INDICATIONS-“FOR TREATMENT OF…”
Epidural Steroid Injection (ESI)-Translaminar and Transforaminal Radicular pain in the Cervical, Lumbar, Thoracic Spine; sciatica
Facet Joint Injection/Medial Branch Block Low back pain; facet arthritis
Trigger Point Injections (TPI) Muscle spasms and point specific muscle tenderness
Lumbar Sympathetic Injection (LSB) CRPS of lower extremity or pain due to poor circulation
Stellate Ganglion Block CRPS of upper extremity or pain due to poor circulation
Celiac Plexus Block/Neurolysis Distal esophageal to transverse colon pain/ Commonly for pancreatic pain from cancer.
Sacroiliac Joint Injection Buttock pain which may also radiate to groin
Intercostal Nerve Block Rib pain: post-herpetic neuralgia (shingles); post-mastectomy pain
Occipital Nerve Block Occipital headaches or neuralgia
Ilioinguinal Nerve Block Groin Pain
Radiofrequency Neurolysis Nerve Destruction procedures for axial pain which responded to facet or medial branch blocks
Spinal Cord Stimulator Trial CRPS, Post laminectomy pain, or other severe chronic pain
Intrathecal Medication Trial Severe chronic pain or cancer pain unrelieved by conservative therapies
Piriformis Injection Buttock pain
Joint Injection/Aspiration Arthritis related pain and/or fluid build up
Botox Injection Myofascial pain without prolonged response to treatment with steroids and local anesthetic
Bursa Injection Typically for treatment of greater trochanter bursa with lateral thigh pain
Peripheral Nerve Injection Various Neuroma or neuralgia- type pain; for upper and lower limbs by Ultrasound Guidance
Provocative Discography Diagnostic procedure for low back pain or radiating leg pain, to evaluate disc as a source of back pain

Other Non-Medication Therapies we prescribe for Chronic Pain

  • Weight Loss
  • Exercise
  • TENS Unit
  • Bracing, Durable Medical Equipment (DME)
  • Physical Therapy

We also offer

  • Ultrasound-Guided Injections when appropriate
  • Fluoroscopically Guided Injections
  • Procedures on-site
  • Sedation Available, as needed

Additional information on Treatments We Specialize In: