Diagnostic & Therapeutic Nerve Block & Muscle Injections
Injections are sometimes used to treat painful conditions. Cortisone injection may help with the condition neuralgia, impinged nerve, muscle pain ,joint pain, ligament pain and others. Sometimes they are a very effective way to resolve discomfort from these conditions. Injections are usually done with ultrasound or fluoroscopic guidance.
BOTOX® injections are used sometimes to treat chronic migraine, muscle spasms or dystonia.
Injections also a have diagnostic value other than the fact they can help with pain or spasms. Positive response to the injections may help with confirming diagnosis and assure their therapeutic effect in the future.