Treatments

Pain treatment education is a key component to Dr. Singh’s therapeutic plan. Minimally invasive procedures are a vital part of interventional pain management and can be found in this section.
On www.rickysinghmd.com you will find an in-depth article detailing each procedure. Click the links below to learn more…

Accupuncture for Pain

Acupuncture has been used as a treatment modality for over 3,000 years in China and throughout Asia. While acupuncture does indeed have an ancient history,… Read More

Facet Joint Injections

Facet Joint Injections are a minimally invasive non-surgical treatment that is used as treatment for many different causes of neck and back pain….Read More

Genicular Neurotomy

Genicular neurotomy or genicular radiofrequency ablation is a procedure to relieve knee pain from osteoarthritis by treating the genicular nerves in the knee with radiofrequency waves to prevent transmission of pain signals to the brain…Read More

Hardware Blocks

A Hardware Block is a procedure that helps with pain in the cervical, lumbar or spinal fusion. When an individual experiences chronic pain it is often caused by….Read More

Hip Injection

A hip injection is a cortisone shot administered in the hip joint to reduce pain and inflammation. A relatively simple and straightforward procedure….Read More

Intercostal Nerve Blocks

An intercostal nerve block is an injection of an anesthetic, and often steroids, in the intercostal nerve in order to relieve pain. This injection inhibits….Read More

Intra-Articular Steroid Injection

Intra-articular steroid injections (IASI) can be an effective method for treating a variety of joint pain, including pain arising from osteoarthritis, a condition in….Read More

Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection

A lumbar epidural steroid injection is administered to reduce pain in the lumbar spine, also known as the low back. This type of injection is not a cure, but rather….Read More

Lumbar Facet Block

A lumbar facet block is an injection of corticosteroid (steroid) medications into the facet joints of the low back. The facet (zygapophysial) joints, formed by the….Read More

Lumbar Medial Branch Block

A lumbar medial branch block is an injection of numbing medication into the medial branches, or nerves that give feeling to the facet joints in the spine. Due to its numbing….Read More

Lumbar Sympathetic Block

A lumbar sympathetic block is an injection of medications into or around one or more sympathetic nerves in the low back. Sometimes, these nerves can transmit pain….Read More

Lumbar Spondylosis Radiofrequency Ablation

Your lumbar spine, also known as your low back, is located between your ribcage and your pelvis and comprised of the five largest vertebrae in your….Read More

Cervical Facet Radiofrequency Neurotomy

Radiofrequency neurotomy is a treatment that involves the division or destruction of one or more nerves through the use of heat to relieve neuralgia….Read More

Occipital Nerve Block

Essentially an Occipital Nerve block is numbing of the greater and lesser occipital nerve. The block is an injection composed of an anesthetic and a corticosteroid….Read More

Platelet Rich Plasma Injections

A quickly emerging medical breakthrough, platelet rich protein injections are becoming popular not only among elite professional athletes, but among the general….Read More

Sacroiliac Joint Injections

Sacroiliac Joint (SIJ) Disease is one of the major causes of low back pain. The sacroiliac joint is located at the junction between the spine and the pelvis. The sacroiliac joint….Read More

Selective Nerve Root Blocks

Selective Nerve Root Blocks can help with chronic pain caused by sciatica or other nerve issues. This type of pain can be debilitating. It can produce a lower quality of life….Read More

Spinal Cord Stimulation

Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) is a minimally invasive procedure that involves implanting a device that applies low currents of electrical stimulation….Read More

Trigger Point Injections

Trigger points are specific places on the body where muscle fibers become tight due to stress or injury. This condition of the muscle fibers is sometimes referred….Read More

Trochanteral Bursa Injections

Bursitis is the inflammation of a fluid-filled sac called a bursa, which acts to cushion and lubricate the areas between tendons and bones. Trochanteral bursitis….Read More

Regenerative Medicine

Stem cell therapy is a form of regenerative medicine that utilizes the body’s natural healing mechanism to treat various conditions….Read More

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