Discogram

Discogram is a diagnostic procedure used to determine if one or more discs are the cause of back pain. The procedure involves pressurizing discs by injecting them with a sterile dye liquid to induce pain in the affected discs. ...

Sacroiliac Joint Injections

A Sacroiliac (SI) Joint Injection is the injection of local anesthetic (like Novocain) and anti-inflammatory steroid (not muscle building) into and around the SI joint in the pelvis. The SI joint is actually not like any other ...

Medial Branch Blocks

A medial branch block injection is a procedure in which an anesthetic is injected near small medial nerves connected to a specific facet joint. This procedure is primarily diagnostic in that if a patient has an appropriate dura...

Epidural Block/Injection

The Epidural Block is an injection of long lasting steroid in the Epidural space - that is the area which surrounds the spinal cord and the nerves coming out of it. An epidural injection places anti-inflammatory medicine into ...

Radiofrequency Neurotomy

Radiofrequency neurotomy is a type of procedure in which a heat lesion is created on certain nerves with the goal of interrupting the pain signals to the brain, thus eliminating pain in the facet joint (connecting the vertebrae...

Trigger Point Injections

Trigger points can be created when a muscle has been overworked or injured, and a little knot of muscle will develop causing pain in that general area. They can also cause referred pain that’s connected to different areas of th...

Shoulder

The shoulder is a highly mobile joint composed of tendons, ligaments, cartilage, and bones, all of which are prone to injury with activity and sports. People experiencing shoulder pain may be suffering from a variety of conditi...

Knee Pain

As the largest joint in the body, your knee absorbs significant stress throughout the day. Knee pain symptoms can vary, but some common manifestations are swelling, stiffness, weakness, popping, grinding, and an inability to wa...

Neck Pain

Our neck executes many critical tasks involved with our body’s movements. It protects the nerves that connect the brain while also providing mobility and support for our head. A bad posture (i.e. having a constant hunch in the ...