What is Rhizotomy?
Using advanced technology, Rhizotomy is a minimally invasive procedure that reduces pain by cauterizing the small nerve endings. Essentially, the nerves that are creating pain signals are “turned off”.
Benefits of Rhizotomy
There are several benefits for selecting rhizotomy. In general, the procedure has a high success rate in terms of its ability to relieve neck and back and knee pain. Additional benefits of rhizotomy are:
- Quick recovery
- Minimally invasive
- Re-stabilizes the joints and spine
- Can be repeated as necessary
Are you a Candidate?
Before undergoing any of these procedures, our staff will perform a series of tests to be sure the appropriate source of pain is determined. Following a thorough evaluation, it might be determined that a rhizotomy could be the solution for providing significant pain relief for patients suffering from the following conditions:
- Chronic neck or lower back pain
- Knee pain
Schedule an Appointment
Contact Principle Spin and Pain Consultants to learn more about Rhizotomy as a solution for neck and back pain. To schedule an appointment, please call our Carrollton clinic at (972) 316-7270 or our Denton clinic at (940) 222-8943.