Epidurals or epidural steroid injections, are a combination of corticosteroid and a local anesthetic pain reliever. Corticosteroids are effective anti-inflammatory medicines that can take the burden off nerve and other soft tissues. An epidural is used to alleviate pain and inflammation that is created by pressure on spinal roots.
Conditions that benefit from Epidural
– Spinal Stenosis
– Disc Herniation
– Degenerative Disc