8 doctors weighed in:

Does an epidural steroid injection treat excessive inflammation?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management
3 doctors agree

In brief: Improves Pain

and decreases Inflammation around the nerve roots with hopes of Increased return to activity level as your body is healing from the herniated disk.

In brief: Improves Pain

and decreases Inflammation around the nerve roots with hopes of Increased return to activity level as your body is healing from the herniated disk.
Dr. Qamar Khan
Dr. Qamar Khan
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It calms irritated neural tissue best and bone and joint tissue secondarily.

In brief: Yes

It calms irritated neural tissue best and bone and joint tissue secondarily.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: ESI

The purpose is to relieve inflammation around nerve roots.

In brief: ESI

The purpose is to relieve inflammation around nerve roots.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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