Interventional Pain Management is the use of procedures to treat sources of pain. These procedures are performed under x-ray or ultrasound guidance to ensure proper location and an optimal outcome. The procedures can be as simple as placing a steroid into a joint or as complex as putting an electrode in the spine itself.
The scope of Interventional Pain Management is rapidly broadening. Novel techniques and technologies are providing new approaches to spinal stenosis, arthritis, leg pain from nerve or blood vessel injury, tendon pain, and more.
These are exciting times in Interventional Pain Management and the available and emerging technologies can essentially guarantee improvement of pain and quality of life in all those affected. To find out what can be done for your condition to make life better, call 623-776-8686 or 480-786-1771.