Non-Surgical Pain Procedures
In addition to our many surgical options, North American Spine partner physicians also have a wide range of ablations and injections for those who do not want surgery or are not surgical candidates. These procedures often are not permanent solutions, but they may be repeated when pain returns. They are extremely quick procedures with virtually no recovery time.
- Epidural Steroid InjectionEpidural steroid injections are shots of corticosteroids in the epidural space near the spinal cord. They are aimed at reducing inflammation and easing pain. Read more.
- Facet Joint InjectionFacet Joint Injections (also called Selective Facet Medial Branch Block, Medial Block, Facet Nerve Block, or Facet Injection) are mixtures of anesthetic and steroids, and... Read more.
- Medial Branch BlockMedial branch blocks are injections of anesthetic that have proven effective for both diagnosing and treating back pain. Read more.
- Selective Nerve Root BlockA Selective Nerve Root Block is a diagnostic and therapeutic tool that can help your doctor determine the source of your back or neck pain. Read more.
- Transforaminal Epidural Steroid InjectionTransforaminal Epidural Steroid Injections are steroids administered to relieve pain. Read more.