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Pain management

Bringing together several different disciplines, Pain Management is a branch of medicine that is concerned with the ease the suffering and improvement in the quality of life of patients living with acute or chronic pain. The specialist departments involved in pain management often include; Neurology, Anaesthetics and Psychology. Procedures undertaken in the treatment of patients include;

  •  Cervical facet joint injections
  •  Lumbar facet joint injections
  • Dorsal root ganglion block
  •  Epidurogram and Epidural injection
  •  Radiofrequency denervation (a procedure that blocks pain nerve messages)
  •  Sympathetic nerve blocks – to treat complicated sympathetically maintained neuropathic or visceral pain
  •  Soft tissue injury / ultrasound guided injections.

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