Ganglion impar blocks are excellent for tailbone pain and all types of perineal pain, they may last for weeks to months at a time!
San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) January 26, 2015
The top pain management clinics in San Antonio, Premier Pain Consultants, is now offering effective tailbone pain treatment with ganglion impar blocks. The treatment provides relief for a considerably frustrating problem, usually for weeks to months at a time. Call (210) 202-4030 for more information and scheduling.
The ganglion impar block is an effective procedure for a considerable amount of conditions including coccydynia, perineal pain, vulvar pain, distal rectum pain, cancer pain and more. The injection helps to numb the bundle of nerves that supply sensation to the area, therefore, can provide exceptional relief for quite a few conditions.
Several studies, such as this one in Clinical Journal of Pain in 2009, showed the block to be exceptionally effective for pain relief and to have virtually no risks.
The Board Certified San Antonio pain doctors at Premier Pain Consultants perform the procedure as an outpatient, typically with the use of image guidance. The procedure acts as both a diagnostic and therapeutic procedure. Numbing medicine is initially injected which often begins to work right away, with steroid medication "kicking in" within 2-3 days for longer term relief.
Ganglion impar blocks are simply one procedure the expert pain doctors at Premier Pain Consultants offer. They also offer cutting edge procedures such as radiofrequency ablation, spinal cord stimulator implants, intrathecal pain pumps, several types of epidural injections just to name a few.
Most insurance is accepted at Premier Pain Consultants and there are two convenient locations. Call (210) 202-4030 for more information and scheduling with pain management San Antonio trusts.