COVID-19 Update

Dear Patients, Although we are living during unprecedented times, our commitment to patients with spine and pain conditions has not changed. Our offices in Burbank and Glendale remain open and we continue to perform procedures and surgeries when indicated. We offer Telemedicine virtual visits for existing patientsRead more

Radiofrequency Lumbar Ablation for Chronic Back Pain

Radiofrequency Lumbar Ablation for Chronic Back Pain

A radiofrequency ablation is a minimally invasive procedure that destroys the nerve fibers carrying pain signals to the brain. It can provide lasting relief for people with chronic pain, especially in the lower back, neck and arthritic joints. Dr. Raymond Tatevossian of Comprehensive Spine & Pain Physicians performed a radiofrequency lumbar ablation

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No-Incision Stimwave Implant: Reginald Ajakwe, MD

No-Incision Stimwave Implant: Reginald Ajakwe, MD

Dr. Reginald Ajakwe of Comprehensive Spine & Pain Physicians performed a “no incision” full percutaneous dual lead SCS permanent implant with the Stimwave Freedom neurostimulator.  A 66-year-old female patient with chronic back and hip pain for the previous ten years came to Dr. Ajakwe looking for help. 

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Dr. Raymond Tatevossian: Kyphoplasty Procedure

Dr. Raymond Tatevossian: Kyphoplasty Procedure

Dr. Raymond Tatevossian recently treated a patient with severe back pain at Comprehensive Spine & Pain Physicians. The patient presented with Vertebral Compression Fractures (Spinal Fractures) at Lumbar 1 & Lumbar 3. A kyphoplasty was performed on both levels, and the entire procedure took around 45 minutes

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