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... I'm scheduled for radio frequency ablation in April, so I was happy to see your report on how it went. I'm glad to hear that the procedure wasn't very painful. ... (2 replies)
... Hi there are other procedures you can have, radio frequency ablation to your SI joints and your knees. It kills the nerves off causing the pain. ... (1 replies)
... This, along with arthritic and enlarged facet joints is creating stenosis. ... (19 replies)

... L5 is accentuated by a 7mm spondylolisthesis. Moderate facet arthropathy at the last 3 lumbar levels. ... (19 replies)
... l5 joints and since it was done about a week ago the sciatica pain is alot worse in my leg and buttocks.. He wants to do the radio frequency ablation and burn the nerves.. Has anyone had this done? ... (2 replies)
... Hi, I get them every 9 to 12 months. And they have normally worked in the past but recently I had to use a different doctor who nukes the facet nerves for 7 minutes instead of what I was use to of 16 minutes. ... (5 replies)
... I had the first ablation in Apr 09 and got about 5 months of almost total relief. I had the right side redone 2 weeks ago and will get the left side next week. ... (5 replies)
Facet injections
May 26, 2009
... Hi! I have had facet injections done several times. They have helped, but the pain relief was short lived, since I have chronic arthritis in my facet joints. ... (9 replies)
... Hi! I have had good success with facet injections in my lumbar area. I went through a series of ESI shots a few years ago and they did not reduce my pain enough. ... (8 replies)
... Hi! I do not know much about pulsed ablation, but I have had the regular thermal RFA many times. I have had it done on my lumbar facet joints, L3-L5 with very good results, lasting about 8 months each time. I did discuss having my sacroiliac joints done as well, but decided to just get injections a couple times per year, as they were not as bad as my lumbar joints. When I have... (4 replies)
... I had the ablation about 6 months ago and had very good results with it. ... (7 replies)
... I am thinking about having the lumbar medial branch blocks to see if my facet joints are causing my pain and if they are my PM doc is leaning toward the radiofrenquency nerve ablation. ... (6 replies)
Facet shots?
Jun 12, 2008
... days after the facet shots to start feeling relief. ... (17 replies)
... I have had radio frequency lesioning. Is that the same thing? ... (11 replies)
... I assume it's your facet joint area. They aren't doing the SI joint are they? ... (11 replies)
... because I have bad arthritis in the facet joints. ... (11 replies)
... injections for this....and they worked so well. From what I understand, this helps the pain with the facet joints..if that is the problem.... ... (11 replies)
... where they burn the pain nerves that serve the facet joints. ... (2 replies)
... on my lumbar facet joints. I have heard my doctor call it both of those terms, "facet rhizotomy," and "radio frequency ablation." So, I believe they are the same procedure. ... (8 replies)
... RFA or radio frequency ablation is what my facet injection specialist office said they perform. ... (8 replies)


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