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What are Facet Blocks?

What are Facet Blocks?

by Shearly (SU)
Facet blocking is a treatment created to provide targeted relief for those suffering from debilitating back pain. Spinal facet joints are the small spaces located between the vertebrae of your spine. These articular processes act as stabilizing joints, allowing you to rotate, bend and move. In short, spinal facet joints provide your spine the strength and stability you need to function on a daily basis.

Healing at the Speed of YOU: The FASTRAC Program

Healing at the Speed of YOU: The FASTRAC Program

by Shearly (SU)
You are at work, and it seems like any normal day. And then it happens. You bent down to pick up a box and your sciatica acted up, rendering you almost completely immobilized and in pain. What do you do? You need urgent relief, but it can take days to get in to see your doctor, and possibly weeks until you can see a pain specialist.