Blog Articles

Understanding Facet Rhizotomy

Your pain in the neck is becoming a pain in the neck. So is your back pain. You’ve tried facet joint injections to stop the ache and stiffness, but they’ve only helped for a little while. Facet joint rhizotomy could give you longer-lasting relief.
Jul 21st, 2020

Your Options for Hip Pain

When your hips hurt, you may not feel like doing much of anything. But that could be the worst thing to do. First, find out what’s causing your hip pain and then take action.
May 20th, 2020

Signs Your Back Pain May Be Caused by Compression Fractures

If your back hurts after you sneeze or bend over, you might have a compression fracture in one or more of your vertebrae. About 25% of postmenopausal women have compression fractures. The risk increases for both men and women as they age.
Mar 17th, 2020

Why Should I Consider Spinal Cord Stimulation?

You’re in chronic pain and you just can’t stand it anymore. You’re tired of therapies that don’t work but don’t want to get addicted to opioids or other high-powered pain killers. Have you thought about spinal cord stimulation (SCS)?
Feb 1st, 2020

How to Know If You Suffer from Spinal Pain

Pain can radiate from its place of origin to other parts of your body. When you feel pain or other sensations in your arms or legs, you may not even realize it started in your spine. The following are the classic symptoms of spinal pain.
Jan 9th, 2020

If I've Had Chickenpox, Can I Still Get Shingles?

Even though the itching and spots of chickenpox are long gone, the virus stays dormant in your body and can reactivate. If you’re over the age of 50, you have a greater risk of developing shingles -- a painful viral infection.
Dec 5th, 2019

What to Expect Before, During, and After Kyphoplasty

Kyphoplasty is a minimally invasive procedure used to treat compression fractures in your spine. Compression fractures can be painful and limit your mobility. Kyphoplasty can help restore spinal function and relieve pain. Read on to learn more.
Sep 18th, 2019

Website upgrade

Thank you for visiting, home of Dr. Raso and his pain management team.  Our website is currently undergoing an upgrade with many new features to be added for our patients current and future in the coming days.
Dec 17th, 2014