Intracept for low back pain
Chronic pain in your lower back is both frustrating and exhausting, but you can find relief with Intracept procedure from our team of experts. If you have been suffering from low back pain that does not radiate down your legs, and other procedures have not helped, the Intracept procedure may be right for you
The Intracept Procedure is a minimally invasive, outpatient procedure for patients with vertebrogenic pain. The procedure targets a specific nerve within the vertebra called the basivertebral nerve and has been shown to improve function and relieve pain long-term. The procedure is implant-free, preserving future treatment options for other spine conditions.
What to Expect from Intracept Procedure
The Intracept Procedure is a quick, low-risk outpatient procedure using local anesthetic. Healing can be short-term or longer-lasting, but treatment can be repeated if necessary.
Significant improvements in function and pain seen at 3 months post the Intracept Procedure are sustained more than 5 years after a single treatment.