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Injections for Pain

It's important to get evaluated by a top New York injury doctor in the first 72 hours after your accident. 


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Seeking a Top Spine Doctor in New York? Look no further! 🌟 At NYPMD New York Injury Centers, our expert spine specialists are dedicated to providing cutting-edge care for your spine health.

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Spine Injections for Pain Overview:

  • Interventional procedures involving the injection of medications into specific areas of the spine to alleviate pain and inflammation

  • Commonly used for diagnostic purposes and therapeutic pain management

Types of Spine Injections:

  1. Epidural Steroid Injections (ESIs):

    • Administration of corticosteroids into the epidural space to reduce inflammation and relieve nerve compression.

    • Commonly used for conditions such as herniated discs and spinal stenosis.

  2. Facet Joint Injections:

    • Injection of medications, typically a combination of anesthetic and anti-inflammatory agents, into the facet joints.

    • Aims to reduce pain and inflammation associated with facet joint dysfunction.

  3. Selective Nerve Root Block:

    • Injection of anesthetic and anti-inflammatory medications near a specific nerve root to diagnose and treat pain originating from that nerve.

  4. Cervical Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection:

    • Precise injection of steroids into the nerve root area through the neural foramen for targeted relief in the cervical spine.

  5. Lumbar Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection:

    • Similar to cervical transforaminal injection, but performed in the lumbar spine.

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Goals:

  • Diagnostic Purposes:

    • Helping identify the source of pain by temporarily numbing specific nerves.

    • Assisting in planning further treatment.

  • Therapeutic Purposes:

    • Providing pain relief and reducing inflammation.

    • Improving overall function and quality of life.

Recovery and Follow-up:

  • Immediate effects vary depending on the type of injection.

  • Post-procedure monitoring for any adverse reactions.

  • Rehabilitation and physical therapy may be recommended for optimal outcomes.

NYPMD Specialists for Spine Injections:

  • Specialized evaluation by NYPMD pain management specialists and anesthesiologists outside New York.

  • Expertise in performing various spine injections for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes.

  • Collaborative approach with physical therapists and other specialists for comprehensive pain management.

What You Can Expect at NYPMD for Spine Injections:

  • Thorough assessment to determine the most appropriate injection type.

  • Precise and skillful administration of injections for optimal pain relief.

  • Personalized treatment plans based on diagnostic findings and individual needs.

  • Comprehensive care and support throughout the recovery process.

It's important to get evaluated by a top New York injury doctor in the first 72 hours after your accident. 

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