Cervical Procedures

Percutaneous Discectomy

Decompression or Nucleoplasty Now there‚Äôs a new option for patients suffering from low back and leg (radicular) or neck and arm pain due to contained disc herniations, especially for those who have failed conservative treatments and are interested in trying minimally invasive options prior to considering traditional back surgery. The procedure is called Percutaneous Discectomy. It is performed under x-ray… Read more.

Occipital Nerve Blocks

Atlantoaxial Joint Blocks for Headaches

Stellate Ganglion/Sympathetic Blocks

Nerve Root Blocks

Diagnostic Cervical Medial Branch Nerve Blocks

Cervical Facet/Medial Branch Block and Radiofrequency

Cervical Facet Block

Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection

Cervical epidural steroid injection

Discograms

Cervical Medial Branch Radiofrequency Ablation

Radiofrequency neurotomy is a means of destroying the nerves conducting pain. Although the nerves will eventually grow back sometimes requiring further procedures in the future, many patients derive up to 9-18 months of relief from this outpatient procedure with about 20% having relief lasting over 2 years. WHAT IS RADIOFREQUENCY (RF)? Using a low voltage low wattage alternating current, energy… Read more.