What Is Radiofrequency Ablation?

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Radiofrequency ablation is a technology that is used to treat pain disorders, basically from head to toe. Headaches, neck pain, low back pain, pain in the buttock area, all the way down to the feet. What it does, is it uses radio frequency energy, which has been around since the 1970s, and it causes heat and what that heat does is gently warms the nerve, and disrupts it's ability to transmit pain to the brain and the spinal cord.

It gives patients typically pain relieve for at least one year's time if not forever, and it can be repeated as often as necessary.