Nerve Stimulating Devices:

Countless individuals suffer from chronic nerve pain on a daily basis as a result of a physical injury with no relief in sight.  Many have undergone the typical treatments like pain mediciations, physical therapy and even surgery with little to no improvement.

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The pain you're describing is called radiculopathy, and it is a type of nerve pain. There are several devices for pain relief from varied types of chronic nerve pain. Some rely on stimulating nerves with a mild electrical current. Other implanted devices deliver pain-relieving medication directly into the spinal canal. These devices are typically implanted by physicians specializing in pain management. Both types are usually considered only after more conservative options have failed, and they seldom provide complete pain relief. However, when they are effective, they can change debilitating pain into tolerable, manageable pain that allows you to function and regain your life…More at Devices for relief from chronic nerve pain may be considered if conservative … – Chicago Tribune

Surgical Implants:

There are two main pain relieving devices that can be surgically implanted under the skin that block the nerve receptors that cause the painful sensations you may experience due to nerve impairment.  The first is a spinal cord stimulator and the other is a peripheral nerve stimulator.  Here is more information about each device.

Spinal Cord Stimulators:

1. Spinal cord stimulators. With these, a wire electrode is implanted in the epidural space within the spinal canal. It provides electrical stimulation on an area of the spinal column called the dorsal columns, which is where sensory nerves from the spinal cord are located….More at Devices for relief from chronic nerve pain may be considered if conservative … – Chicago Tribune

Peripheral Nerve Stimulators:

2. Peripheral nerve stimulators. Placed along nerves that branch off from the spinal cord, these may be used for pain arising from numerous peripheral nerve problems, including remaining leg pain after back surgery, post-herpetic neuralgia and some types of headaches….More at Devices for relief from chronic nerve pain may be considered if conservative … – Chicago Tribune

While these procedures can be quite beneficial for chronic pain sufferers, they may not be 100% efffective in eliminating all your pain, but they can reduce it by 50% or greater so that you can tolerate the pain and live a more manageable lifestyle.