Treatments Offered by Premier Pain Centers

At Premier Pain Centers in New Jersey, our goal is to provide quality pain relief in as minimally an invasive way possible. The following are treatments that Premier Pain Centers utilizes to treat pain for its patients.

 

Caudal Epidural Steroid Injection

An outpatient procedure that inject a steroid-anesthetic into the sacrum. Used for treating irritated spinal nerves. Read More…

 

Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection

An outpatient steroid-anesthetic injection used to relieve pain that radiates from the nerves in the lower back to the legs. Read More…

 

Facet Joint Injection

Steroid-anesthetic injection used to both treat and diagnose pain in the facet joints. The facet joints are found on either side of the vertebrae. Read More…

 

Facet Medial Branch Block

Diagnostic procedure used to identify any painful facet joints.  Utilizes an anesthetic injection into the medial branch nerves. Read More…

 

Radiofrequency Lesioning of Facet Joint

Minimally invasive procedure that utilizes radio-wave heat to treat facet joint pain. Also called radiofrequency rhizotomy. Read More…

 

Discography

Also known as a discogram, this procedure is used to determine whether any back pain is caused by one or more spinal discs. Read More…

 

Dorsal Root Ganglion Therapy

The Dorsal Root Ganglion is a small bundle of nerves attached to each vertebra is the spine. DRG therapy utilizes electrical impulses to block pain signals from the Dorsal Root Ganglion. Read More…

 

Local Anesthesia

Injection used to numb a specific part of the body prior to many medical procedures. Read More…

 

Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection

Injection of anti-inflammatory medicine to relieve pain in the neck, shoulders, and arms due to a pinched nerve in the neck or cervical spine. Read More…

Cervical Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection

Steroid-anesthetic injection designed to relieve neck, shoulder, and arm pain caused by nerve compressions in the cervical spine. Often due to a herniated disc or spinal stenosis. Read More…

 

Cervical Medial Branch Block

Anesthetic injection used to desensitize the medial branch nerves in the cervical spine. Used as a diagnostic tool. Read More…

 

Cervical Facet Radiofrequency Neurotomy

Minimally invasive procedure utilizing the heat of radio waves to relieve pain in the facet joints of the neck. Read More…

 

High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation Therapy

HF SCS uses high frequency electronic impulses to block pain signals to the brain from the back and legs. It is used in cases of severe chronic back pain. Read More…

 

Lumbar Sympathetic Block

This injection numbs branches of nerves in the lower back. It is used as an aid in helping doctors find and treat problems linked to the nerves. Read More…

 

Genicular Nerve Block

The genicular nerve transmits pain signals from the knee to the brain. A nerve block here can aid in blocking pain signals caused by knee degeneration. Read More…

 

Genicular Nerve Cooled Radiofrequency Lesioning

Here doctors use a radiofrequency device to heat and disrupt the genicular nerves. This may provide long term pain relief. Read More…

Ilioinquinal/Iliohypgastric Nerve Block Under Ultrasound Guidance

Non-operative procedure that utilizes an ultrasound to properly guide a needle to inject steroid pain relief where needed in the abdomen and hip. Read More…

 

Join Injections Under Ultrasound Guidance

Utilizes an ultrasound to guide a steroid injection to any problem area in a joint. Ultrasound allows for maximum accuracy. Read More…

 

Knee Steroid Injection Under Ultrasound Guidance

Ultrasound-guided steroid injection utilized to treat osteoarthritis in the knee. Read More…

 

Knee Synvisc/ Hyalgan Injection

Non-surgical injection of gel-like medication into the knee to aid the synovial fluid that cushions the knee joint. Read More…

 

Kyphoplasty

Minimally invasive procedure to treat a vertical compression fracture. Utilizes a balloon to aid the spine in returning to its proper shape. Read More…

 

Intrathecal Pump Implant

A pump attached to the area surrounding the spinal cord for delivering  an injection of pain-relief medicine. A treatment option for failed back surgery patients. Read More…

 

Sacroiliac Joint Injection

Pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory injection that targets pain focused where the spine and hip bone meet, the sacroiliac joint. Read More…

 

Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant

Spinal cord stimulation uses an implant that sends electrical impulses to wire leads located at sources of pain signals in the spine. This implant is for chronic sufferers of back, arm and leg pain. Read More…

 

Stellate Ganglion Block

An injection of mixed saline, anesthetic, and anti-inflammatory used to both diagnose and treat pain in the sympathetic nerves. Commonly used for shingles and complex regional pain syndromes in the head, face, neck, or arms. Read More…

 

Trigeminal Nerve Block

An anesthetic injection used in the diagnosis and treatment of neuralgia in the trigeminal nerve. Patients suffering from this neuralgia may experience severe, shooting pain from the trigeminal nerve. Read More…

 

Trigger Point Injections

Injection of anesthetic medicine into a trigger point in muscles or fascia. This injection is used to cause the knots to relax. Read More…

 

Vertebroplasty

A minimally-invasive treatment used to repair spine fractures caused by osteoporosis or cancer. The injection stabilizes weakened vertebra and the spine. Read More…

 

Call Premier Pain Centers in New Jersey  today at (732) 380-0200 if you have any questions.