- Age 55+
- 130 lbs
- Injury Status In Pain
- Physical activity per week 8+ hours
- Chronicity 6-18 Months
- Repeat injury? No
- Doctor/Care Giver Na
- Number of Surgeries None
- Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Degenerative Disc Disease, Facet Syndrome/Sprain
Facet injections work well when they hit the right place.
The shots don't hurt and can be had wide awake, which is what I do. A good one last about 3 months, but you'll still have to take your prescriptions.