Spinal Injections

Spinal Injections from London Spine Unit

By: London Spine Unit  03/04/2011
Keywords: back pain, pain, lower back pain

Lumbar epidural, Caudal Epidural, Nerve root injections, dorsal root ganglion blocks, facet joint injections, facet blocks, cervical epidurals, caervical facet joint injections, radiofrequency denervation of facet joints or radiofrequency ablation of dorsal root ganglion pain are all different types of spinal injections. Spinal injections can reduce pain and inflammation so that patients can pursue a physiotherapy program. All injections are performed using an xray or CT scan to accurately localise the treatment. Patients all receive sedation and local anaesthetic to eliminate discomfort during spinal injections.

Keywords: back, back pain, Disc, Disc Herniation, Disk, lower back pain, Lumbar, neck, Nerve Root, pain, slipped disc, slipped disk, spinal, spine

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