PATIENTS ARE TURNING TO ELECTRICAL IMPLANTS TO RELIEVE CHRONIC PAIN

Aug 17, 2015 [patient]

PATIENTS ARE TURNING TO ELECTRICAL IMPLANTS TO RELIEVE CHRONIC PAIN

SPINAL CORD STIMULATION

Read this excellent and well written article (July 11th 2015) by Julia Medew, The Age newspaper, Health Editor.

The article features our very own Dr. Nick Christelis and Dr. Tim Hucker who offer insights and their expertise into this ground breaking pain treatment technology that is generally used for refractory neuropathic pain, which means nerve pain that has become non-responsive to most forms of pain treatments tried so far.

Read the article & watch the video here

 Joanne Woolard recently had an electrical implant in her back to relieve pain. Photo: Simon Schluter

Joanne Woolard recently had an electrical implant in her back to relieve pain. Photo: Simon Schluter