What is a Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection?

What is a Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection?

People commonly associate epidural injections with labor – but did you know they can help your back pain? Epidural steroid injections provide powerful, temporary pain relief in the spine. Doctors inject the steroid into the body’s epidural space, located just outside of the sac that contains your spinal fluid. If you get an epidural injection,…

What is a Caudal Epidural Steroid Injection?

What is a Caudal Epidural Steroid Injection?

About 80 percent of people experience chronic back pain at some point in their life. Back pain is actually the main contributor to missed days at work and job-related disabilities. However, there are ways to treat back pain without surgical intervention. Continue reading to learn more about epidural steroid injections, how they’re performed and what…