For many people in the Sauk Valley, back pain is a familiar problem. It strikes when we move, twist, bend and stretch. Sometimes, the throbbing and tingling even awakens us when we sleep. And sometimes, the pain becomes so persistent and so relentless that it interferes with our ability to handle our everyday life.
If you're living with spine pain like this, the pain management team at CGH Medical Center can help. We have the tools you need to reduce your pain, and we have the experts you can lean on to develop a program to keep the pain away for good.
Spine pain conditions we treat
Our pain management team specializes in the treatment of conditions that impact the back and spine, such as:
- Spinal stenosis
We also help people with back pain caused by car accidents, surgical procedures and pregnancy.
Backache solutions we offer
Just as every case of back pain is different, so are the treatment plans we offer. When you come to us for care, we'll look through your medical records to understand what's happening with your back, and we'll discuss your treatment options in detail, so you can make an informed choice. We can also provide electromyography and nerve conduction studies to gain a deeper understanding of your pain.
The back pain treatments we offer include:
- Lumbar epidural steroid injections
- Facet joint injections
- Radiofrequency ablation
- Sacroiliac joint injections
- Piriformis and peri-sciatic muscle injections
Ready to banish back pain?
Ask your doctor to refer you to our pain management team. With your referral, we can get started.
To find out more about how back pain originates and how it can be treated, visit our health library.
Meet our specialists in the online provider directory.