MUA is used primarily to provide relief from back, neck or joint pain and muscle spasms. It is a manipulative and stretching technique that breaks up adhesions while a patient is under general anesthesia or mildly sedated.
A version of MUA in which injectable medications are administered directly to the joints.
Nerve blocks are used for pain treatment and management. There are several types, but most commonly they involve an injection of medicine to an area of pain that blocks a group of nerves that is causing pain.
Radio Frequency Eblaision creates an electrical current from a radio wave that sends heat to a small area of nerve tissue. This procedure is used to reduce pain.
A discectomy is the surgical removal of a herniated disc that is pressing on a nerve root or spinal cord, causing pain.