Localized treatment around the pain generating nerve is often sufficient to give patients acceptable relief. Procedures using state of the art technology are employed on patients who are, in most cases, awake during the procedures which reduces health risks. There are also very low complication rates with these less invasive techniques and accuracy is high with the utilization of fluoroscopic needle guidance.
Dr. Gutierrez is expertly trained to perform a myriad of advanced procedures once a precise diagnosis of the underlying cause of pain has been identified. Below is a summary of some of the more innovative procedures, how they work and the types of patients who may be candidates. Make sure you understand the benefits and risks associated with each procedure.
Here is a list of just some of the procedures we perform... (Click on procedure to go to link)