Radiofrequency ablation may provide back and neck pain relief for one to two years!
Port St. Lucie, Fl (PRWEB) May 24, 2012
The leading Port St Lucie pain management doctors at National Pain Institute are now offering radiofrequency ablation treatments at all of their locations throughout Florida.
Radiofrequency ablation is a modern day treatment in pain management with the potential to alleviate chronic neck and back pain treatment for 6 months to 2 years. Additional pain management services at NPI's Florida pain clinics include medication management and various injections along with nerve conduction testing and other diagnostic measures.
Chronic pain in United States affects over one third of Americans, according to the Institute of Medicine. National Pain Institute has Board Certified pain management doctors now offering the most modern treatments such as radiofrequency ablation at all of its Valley wide locations. This is a revolutionary treatment that may provide one to two years of pain relief for chronic neck or back pain.
A lot of pain management involves steroid injections, medication management, and physical therapy along with alternative treatments such as spinal decompression therapy and chiropractic treatment. National Pain Institute offers interventional and medication options with Board Certified/Eligible pain management doctors in Florida.
Radiofrequency ablation represents a cutting-edge treatment that is often able to reduce the amount of pain medications that are necessary and provide typically a much longer pain relief then a standard cortisone injection.
Research studies looking at radiofrequency ablation have shown anywhere between a 50% to 90% good to excellent results in both the neck and the low back. One study performed in the last few years showed average pain relief of 470 days with the treatment which is approximately 16 months.
"The pain doctors at National Pain Institute are Board Certified/Eligible Trained experts in this cutting-edge technology. Research has shown that on average this modern procedure has brought pain relief and hope to a lot of suffering individuals with back and neck pain who were on the brink of needing surgery while dealing with depression," said David Greene, CEO of the Florida Pain Network.
Those interested in exploring pain relief with a radiofrequency ablation should call (772) 446-1484 to schedule an appointment today.