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Facet Joint Pain and Nerve Blocks

When your neck or back hurts all the time it can be incredibly debilitating and have a negative impact on your quality of life. You may no longer be able to participate in activities you once loved and you may feel short-tempered, sad and even…

The Importance of Administering Precise Nerve Blocks and Joint Injections

Nerve blocks, ganglion blocks, paravertebral blocks, trigger point, tendon and joint injections can all be very effective methods for treating chronic pain conditions. When you are suffering with degenerative disc disease, a facet joint disorder,…

All About Intercostal Nerve Block

What Is Intercostal Nerve Block? An intercostal nerve block is an outpatient procedure that is performed to relieve chest wall/thoracic pain from various sources including fractures, surgical scars and shingles (herpes zoster). This treatment is…

Trigger Point Injections – They Provide Pain Relief!

Do you have muscle pain that keeps you up at night? Is one side of your body experiencing muscle tenderness followed by fatigue or spasms? Trigger points are painful and irritable areas in muscles or fascia, which can cause referred pain in…

Becoming Pain Free With Radiofrequency Ablation

Are you experiencing chronic pain with no relief? Or, have you been diagnosed with degeneration of joints from arthritis? Apex Pain Specialists, a Chandler pain treatment center, uses effective interventional procedures to address patient…

3 Ways to Minimize Chronic Pain during Super Bowl Parties

Last year over 111.5 million TV viewers tuned in to catch the NFL highlight of the year, the Super Bowl. Chances are, you or someone you know participates in this big game day by watching and cheering for a favorite team. With all the mingling and…

New Year. New Insurance.

New Year…New Insurance- What Does That Mean For Your Coverage? Insurance companies are allowed to increase their insurance premiums each year. Private insurance plans are allowed to increase their premiums, and with the updates to the new…

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) – Diagnosis and Treatments

Individuals suffering from complex regional pain syndrome have a variety of ailments that make day-to-day living difficult and often unbearable. CRPS is associated with chronic pain that typically initially affects one of the limbs (arm, leg, hand,…

What is Interventional Pain Management?

Pain Management Specialists- Gilbert, Mesa, and Chandler Arizona Are you suffering from acute or chronic pain? This may be an on-going pain source, or a recent injury. Finding a solution to alleviate your pain could mean improving function in your…

Failed Back Surgery Syndrome

What Is Failed Back Surgery Syndrome? Failed back surgery syndrome (FBSS or failed back syndrome) is a term used to describe back surgery patients who did not receive successful results from surgery or still experience back pain. Spine surgery…

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