Lumbar Sympathetic Block

A Lumbar Sympathetic Nerve Block targets the group of sympathetic nerves that sends pain signals from the feet and legs. People who suffer from chronic pain in these areas of the body due to Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome, Shingles or Vascular Insufficiency may find relief! What to Expect: Like most nerve blocks, the Lumbar Sympathic…

What Does a Pain Clinic Do? Everything You Need to Know About Pain Clinics

The typical pain clinic will treat patients with several different types of pain. Most doctors who specialize in the treatment of chronic pain have at least one other speciality, such as neurology, physical medicine and rehabilitation or psychiatry. The goal of a pain management clinic is to find the cause of your pain and then…

Intercostal Nerve Block

An Intercostal Nerve Block helps relieve chronic pain due to Shingles infection (or herpes zoster), or a surgical incision in the rib area. Intercostal nerve blocks are used to diagnose and/or treat this pain that originates in the intercostal nerve. These nerves are located just under each rib, and can get inflamed or irritated. Who…