Nerve Blocks

Miami Spinal Nerve Blocks

Minimize Pain from Injuries & Chronic Conditions

Back pain may be caused by injuries or conditions affecting the nerves in your spine. In some cases, this kind of pain can be treated with physical therapy or medication. In other cases, you may need our Miami interventional nerve block procedure.

Nerve blocks are minimally invasive injections directly into the spine. These injections deliver anesthetic to the nerves in the painful area. This interrupts the pain signals these nerves send to your brain, which helps reduce pain and improve your range of motion.

If you think you may benefit from this procedure, call iRISE Spine and Joint at (888) 966-9750 today. We can help you find the right treatment plan for you.

Types of Nerve Blocks

Your spine contains many different nerves, so there are different types of nerve blocks for each. These include:

  • Medial branch nerve blocks: The vertebrae in your spine are connected by facet joints, which allow you to bend and twist your spine. Each facet joint contains medial branch nerves that allow it to communicate with the rest of your body. When a condition causes wear and tear in the facet joint, interrupting the pain signal from the medial branch nerves can be an effective treatment.
  • Root nerve blocks: Nerves in your spine exit the spinal cord at many points to enter the arms and legs. These nerves are what allows these body parts to communicate with your brain. Conditions like herniated discs or degenerative disc disease (DDD) can put pressure on the roots of these nerves, which is often painful. A root nerve block can be used to block the pain signals from these nerve roots.
  • Sympathetic nerve blocks: The sympathetic nerves run along the front side of your spine. These are the parts of the nervous system that control passive body functions like heart rate, blood pressure, and digestion. An injury or condition can affect these nerves, which causes pain. A sympathetic block can interrupt the pain signals stemming from the area where pressure is affecting the nerve.

Are Nerve Blocks Safe?

Our spine specialists at iRISE Spine and Joint are highly trained and experienced and are careful to minimize risks.

Complications during nerve block procedures are rare, but may include:

  • Infection
  • Nerve damage
  • Nerve damage
  • Inaccurate injection

If you’ve been trying to treat back pain with conservative methods like physical therapy or medication, and they’re not working, you may need a nerve block injection in Miami.

Talk to one of our team members today to find out if you may be a good candidate for this procedure.

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Boca Raton

880 NW 13th Street,
Suite 101
Boca Raton, FL 33486

Corporate Office

2385 NW Executive Center Dr.,
Suite 450
Boca Raton, FL 33431

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Delray Beach

3333 Congress Avenue,
Suite 305A
Delray Beach, FL 33445

Margate

1103 Banks Road
Margate, FL 33063

Pompano Beach

1600 S. Federal HWY,
Suite 390
Pompano Beach, FL 33062

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1725 N. University Drive,
Suite 325
Coral Springs, FL 33071

Plantation

6738 W. Sunrise Blvd.,
Suite 106
Plantation, FL 33313

Lake Worth

1926 10th Avenue N.,
Suite 305
Lake Worth, FL 33461

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6030 Hollywood Blvd,
Suites 140 & 250
Hollywood, FL 33024

West Palm Beach

5601 Corporate Way,
Suite 119
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

Miami Gardens

18441 NW 2nd Avenue,
Suite 113
Miami Gardens, FL 33169

Miami Lakes

7975 NW 154th Street,
Suite 210
Miami Lakes, FL 33016

Doral

8181 NW 36th Street,
Suite 3
Doral, FL 33166

West Dade

5040 NW 7th Street,
Suite 450
Miami, FL 33126

Kendall

8501 SW. 124th Avenue,
Suite 101
Kendall, FL 33183

Fort Myers

8200 College Parkway,
Suite 201
Fort Myers, FL 33919

Orlando

733 S. Goldenrod Road,
Suite B
Orlando, FL 32822

Tampa

2333 W. Hillsborough Avenue,
Suite 150
Tampa, FL 33603

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1775 Pyramid Place,
Suite 112
Memphis, TN 38132

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5154 Stage Road,
Suite 101
Memphis, TN 38134

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