Spinal Cord Stimulator (SCS) Implant Education
Neuroscience Group providers are your local SCS experts; we have helped over 400+ patients with this life-changing treatment. Our highly trained education and authorization teams will help you know what to expect at every stage of your trial and surgery. Our goal is to reduce your worry and stress during the process and help you have the best outcome possible.
How Can a Spinal Cord Stimulator Benefit You?
Our team will guide you through every step of the SCS process from trial to implant. Our pain management providers and surgeons work together to coordinate your treatment plan, provide expert care, and exceptional service. The graphics below offer you an overview of what to expect.
The implanted device treats pain 24 hours per day, seven days per week.
Minimal Side Effects
Unlike with some pain medications, you will not have side effects like drowsiness or clouded thoughts.
A trial must be done prior to the permanent implant, you will learn if it will be effective for treating your pain. Spinal cord stimulation has been shown to result in meaningful pain relief for 50%-70% of well-selected patients.
Quality of Life
Since the Spinal Cord Stimulator does not require major surgery, you can get back to activities you love faster.