In many cases, the sharp pain that you feel in your neck, back or shoulders is an acute pain that will resolve with rest, proper posture, gentle stretches, and pain medication. It is important for every patient to try all conservative measures before exploring any type of spine surgery – even an outpatient procedure.
Have you tried conservative treatments yet? Read our list of recommended conservative treatments before a minimally invasive procedure, and read pain prevention tips in our courtesy online magazine.
North American Spine Can Help
If you have been diagnosed by a medical professional with Pinched Nerve, your symptoms have continued for more than 3-6 months – and you have already tried conservative treatments including rest, pain medication, physical therapy, lifestyle adjustments and epidural steroid injections – then a minimally invasive procedure may be right for you. Contact a North American Spine Patient Care Manager to discuss your symptoms and previous treatments, and to receive a free review of your current MRI report.
Learn More About Pinched Nerve
- What Causes a Pinched Nerve?
- Pinched Nerve Symptoms
- Types of Pinched Nerves
- Pinched Nerve Treatment Options