Minimally Invasive Spine & Pain Interventions

Foraminal Nerve Root Block

A transforaminal or selective nerve root block is an injection of local anesthetic and steroid injected under x-ray guidance into the area where the nerve exits the spinal column. A block is usually ordered by your doctor for pain in the arm or leg that follows the path of a single nerve.

Indication for Blocks

  • Prolapsed Intervertebral Disc
  • Sciatica
  • Pain in both legs
  • Pain in calf muscles
  • Radiculopathy
  • Weakness
  • Hypoaesthesia/Paraesthesia

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