An Intradiscal Procedure

An intradiscal procedure is a medical treatment peformed at ASCPM that can help manage pain in certain cases. It involves accessing the discs in the spine, which are the cushion-like structures between the vertebrae.

How It Works

When a disc becomes damaged or degenerated, it can cause chronic pain. During the procedure, a healthcare professional uses special tools to access the disc. They may then perform different techniques, such as thermal therapy or the injection of certain substances, to target and treat the source of pain within the disc.

The Benefits

This procedure aims to reduce inflammation, relieve pressure on the nerves, and alleviate pain.

Procedure Outcomes

The effects of an intradiscal procedure can vary depending on the individual and the specific condition being treated.