What is Facet joint denervation?

Category: Procedures


Facet joint denervation is a procedure where the nerves that branch to the facet joint in the spine are deadened so that the pain signals do not reach the brain. This treatment will help to reduce back pain and improve mobility.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain in lower back 2 0
Facet joint osteoarthritis 1 0
Neck pain 1 0
Sacroiliac joint dysfunction 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
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