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Radio Frequency Ablation

Radio Frequency Ablation

This procedure uses radio frequency energy to heat and “burn” nerve to prevent such nerves from transmitting pain, and is often used for back pain. RFA is delivered through a needle into facet joints, Once the needle and electrode placements are verified, ad radio frequency current is sent to each facet joint and nerve for a certain period of time to heat and “burn” the afflicted nerve.