Alex Simotas, MD

Hospital for Special Surgery
Board Certified Physiatrist
Specializing In Spine & Sports Medicine

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Cervical Transforaminal Injection

This injection procedure is performed to relieve neck, shoulder and arm pain related to compression of a nerve root in the cervical spine. The steroid medication can reduce the swelling and inflammation caused by spinal conditions such as spinal stenosis and herniated discs.