What is the Intracept Procedure used for?
The Intracept procedure is used for chronic low back pain. The ablation of the nerve prevents the nerve from signaling pain to the brain.
How long does the Intracept procedure last?
Studies have shown the Intracept Procedure to provide long-term improvements in pain and function, sustained more than 5 years. Further, studies show:
- Sustained decrease in patients using opioids and injections long-term.
- Nearly 80% of patients indicated they would have the procedure again for the same condition.
- Less than 0.3% rate of serious Intracept Procedure-related complications reported.