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What are the main options for treatment of sciatica?
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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management
2 doctors agree
In brief: Spine Pain Options
This chronic pain in the distribution as you suggested is the result of an irritated nerve or facet joints or other injury typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease, etc requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist and may be candidate for facet injections/radiofrequency ablation and epidural steroid injection.

In brief: Spine Pain Options
This chronic pain in the distribution as you suggested is the result of an irritated nerve or facet joints or other injury typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease, etc requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist and may be candidate for facet injections/radiofrequency ablation and epidural steroid injection.
Dr. Qamar Khan
Dr. Qamar Khan
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Dr. Ron Jones
Family Medicine
In brief: Depends
Depends on cause, but usually one or a combination of pain medication, muscle relaxants, anti-inflammatory agents, physical therapy, transforaminal epidural steroid injection.

In brief: Depends
Depends on cause, but usually one or a combination of pain medication, muscle relaxants, anti-inflammatory agents, physical therapy, transforaminal epidural steroid injection.
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones
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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
In brief: Many
Physical therapy, pain medications, or surgery.

In brief: Many
Physical therapy, pain medications, or surgery.
Dr. Maritza Baez
Dr. Maritza Baez
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