Conditions Treated with SGB

Our patients have found safe, non-invasive and non-addictive relief from pain associated with a wide variety of medical conditions. For some conditions, SGB is a first-line treatment and may be tried before any other measures. These include:

  • Cluster Headache
  • Cephalgia
  • Cervical Spasm
  • Disc Disease or Herniation, Any Level
  • Lumbago
  • Lumbosacral Spasm
  • Pyriformis Spasm Syndrome
  • Spastic (Spasmodic) Torticollis
  • SPG Neuralgia (Sluder's Syndrome)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia (Tic Douleureux)
  • Post-Herpetic Neuralgia
  • Autonomic Neuralgia

In many conditions, including pain syndromes of the head, neck and lower back, SGB is routinely effective, generally to a greater degree than standard therapy. Some of these include:

  • Atypical Facial Pain
  • Bulging Disc
  • Lumbosacral Disc
  • Causalgia
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
  • Cervical Spondylosis
  • Migraine Headache
  • Sinus Headache
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Leak Headache
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Tension Headache
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Sciatica
  • Slipped Disc
  • Sinus Pain
  • Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ)
  • Whiplash

Many patients have also found relief with SGB from (or from pain associated with) the following conditions:

  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Vasomotor Rhinitis
  • Asthma
  • Bell's Palsy (Facial Nerve Palsy)
  • Bone Pain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Endometriosis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Multiple Sclerosis with Spasm
  • Peripheral Neuropathy (Neuropathic Pain)
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (Flare)
  • Shingles (Herpes Zoster)
  • Spinal Stenosis

Some patients have found relief with SGB from the following unusual conditions, especially after other methods have failed:

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Hiccup
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Hyperhydrosis
  • Intracranial Hypotension Headache
  • Phantom Limb/Tooth Pain
  • Paresthesisas
  • Repetitive Stress Injury
  • Tinnitus (Low Frequency)

If you have been diagnosed with a condition not listed here and would like to know if SGB might be effective, please ask via our Contact Page