These-anti inflammatory injection procedures relieve pain caused by protruding or herniated discs and the compression of nerves.
Cervical Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection
Administered to relieve neck, shoulder and arm pain related to compression of a nerve root in the cervical spine, these injections help decrease the swelling of nerves and protruding or herniated discs. Possible causes include herniated discs and spinal stenosis.
Lumbar Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection
An injection procedure of anti-inflammatory medication in the lower back can reduce the swelling of irritated spinal nerves and protruded discs. This procedure is performed to relieve pain that radiates from the back to the legs (also commonly known as sciatica).