Inflamed or tender muscles, can cause localized pain in what is called a trigger point. In this procedure, a local anesthetic is administered followed by an anti-inflammatory steroid to provide pain relief. Trigger point injection procedure itself takes about 5 minutes and patients can resume their typical daily activities immediately after.
Dr. DeCaria is a double-board certified physician in anesthesiology and pain management medicine with extensive training and experience in treating chronic pain with trigger point injections.
Schedule your appointment with Dr. DeCaria of Revitalize Medical Center in Glenview and Evanston, IL, to take the first step towards a long-term solution for your chronic pain!