What Are The Benefits Of RF Therapy?
Many people who receive RF therapy experience:
• Long-lasting pain relief
• Increased functionality
• Reduced pain medication use
• Improved quality of life
Does It Matter Where My Pain Is?
RF can be used to treat chronic pain in several areas of the body:
• Upper back
• Lower back and buttocks
Is RF Therapy Right For Me?
Most people who are candidates for RF therapy have already tried other treatments, like medication and injections, and now require a longer-term solution. RF therapy procedures have high success and low complication rates. But as with any surgery, there are also risks. Talk to your doctor about your specific condition, and together you can decide if RF therapy is right for you. Your doctor can perform a series of tests to diagnose the origin of your pain and determine if you might benefit from RF therapy
What Is RF Therapy?
RF therapy is a proven, low-risk treatment option for chronic pain — a common condition affecting 1.5 billion people worldwide. Chronic pain is pain that lasts longer than 12 weeks. However, many people experience symptoms for months or even years. Radiofrequency is a type of energy that is used during the procedure to heat the nerves that are causing the pain. The heating stops the nerve’s ability to send pain signals to the brain, and thereby reduces the sensation of pain