Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) January 13, 2014
The top pain management doctors in Phoenix at Arizona Pain Specialists are now offering a kyphoplasty procedure for vertebral compression fractures. The procedure is low risk, outpatient and provides immense pain relief for 90% of patients. Call (602) 507-6550 for more information and scheduling to receive pain relief for spinal fractures.
According to the CDC, 700,000 vertebral compression fractures occur each year in the US. These fractures may be extremely painful and limit a person's ability to walk and perform normal activities of daily living. Once an individual has a vertebral compression fracture, published studies show there is a five fold increased risk of having a subsequent fracture.
If conventional pain medications and bracing fail, the kyphoplasty procedure may provide immediate pain relief. The Board Certified, Award Winning pain management doctors in Arizona offer the outpatient procedure which takes less than an hour. Bone cement is inserted in the fracture and hardens within twenty minutes, providing immediate stability.
Typically right away pain relief is tremendous and patients are able to walk better immediately. Additionally, the procedure may provide increased height back to the fractured vertebrae that was initially lost.
At Arizona Pain Specialists, over 50 insurances are accepted at 5 locations including Phoenix, Scottsdale, Glendale, Surprise and Chandler. Appointments are readily available, call (602) 507-6550 to obtain pain relief with spinal fractures.