The genicular nerve block and RFA are a proven and popular procedure to combat knee pain. The specialist interventional pain management physicians at Interventional Pain Solutions perform this procedure for treating patients with knee pain without surgery. Genicular Nerve Block can be done before if the hopes of preventing surgery or after knee surgery to offer pain relief.
This state-of-the-art procedure relieves pain in patients experiencing knee pain due to any of the following conditions:
The procedure is performed in 2 stages:
The actual injection takes only a few minutes. Please allow about an hour for the procedure; this will include talking to your doctor before the procedure, signing the informed consent, positioning in the room, and observation by the recovery room nurse afterwards.
The injection consists of a small amount of long acting local anesthetic and a corticosteroid.
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