Cervical Facet/Medial Branch Block and Radiofrequency
Dr. Canty supervising medical injury tent at the 2010 NYC Marathon along with assistance from Ravi Salicram, PA and Cristina Santoro, NP.
Dr. Canty interviewed in Becker Orthopedic and Spine magazine about the issues shaping the future of pain management
What Issues Shape the Future of Pain Management? 5 Physician Responses Written by Laura Miller | August 15, 2011 | beckersorthopedicandspine.com This is the second installment of two articles discussing trends and developments in pain management. The first article, “What are the Key Issues and Developments are Driving Pain Management Today?” is also available online.…Details
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…Details