Trigger Point Injections at Manhattan Wellness Group

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Dr. Rashad Trabulsi and James Yu welcome you to Manhattan Wellness Group. We specialize in Joint and Spine Health. Our industry leading experts in Pain Management, Chiropractic Care, Physical Therapy and Acupuncture companies are dedicated to serving patients in the greater Manhattan and Brooklyn area. "We Got Your Back"

At Manhattan Wellness Group we take a team approach, consisting of a medical doctor, chiropractor, acupuncturist, and physical therapists to help you achieve better health,  wellness, and general well being and are dedicated to serving patients in the greater Manhattan and Brooklyn area.

What is trigger point injection?

A trigger point injection is an outpatient procedure designed to reduce or relieve the back pain caused by trigger points. These small knots can form in muscles or in the fascia tissue leading to myofascial pain.

When Is Trigger Point Injection Used?

Trigger point injection (TPI) may be an option for treating pain in some patients. TPI is a procedure used to treat painful areas of muscle that contain trigger points, or knots of muscle that form when muscles do not relax. Many times, such knots can be felt under the skin. Trigger points may irritate the nerves around them and cause referred pain, or pain that is felt in another part of the body.

What Happens During a Trigger Point Injection?

In the TPI procedure, a health care professional inserts a small needle into the patient's trigger point. The injection contains a local anesthetic or saline, and may include a corticosteroid. With the injection, the trigger point is made inactive and the pain is alleviated. Usually, a brief course of treatment will result in sustained relief. Injections are given in a doctor's office and usually take just a few minutes. Several sites may be injected in one visit. If a patient has an allergy to a certain drug, a dry-needle technique (involving no medications) can be used.

When Is Trigger Point Injection Used?

TPI is used to treat many muscle groups, especially those in the arms, legs, lower back, and neck. In addition, TPI can be used to treat fibromyalgia and tension headaches. The technique is also used to alleviate myofascial pain syndrome (chronic pain involving tissue that surrounds muscle) that does not respond to other treatments. However, the effectiveness of TPI for treating myofascial pain is still under study.

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Pain Medical Injection Treatment at Manhattan Wellness Group

We treat all conditions related to Spine Health, Back Pain, Neck Pain, and other joint pain
  • Acupuncture Treatments
  • Ultrasound
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Endovenous Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Facet Joint Injections
  • IV Ketamine Infusions
  • Joint Injection: Hip, Knee, Shoulder, Ankle, Wrist, Elbow
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medial Branch Block
  • Medical Massage
  • Non-Surgical
  • Pain Management Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Pain Medications
  • Physical Therapy
  • Hip Joint Injections for Pain Relief
  • Lumbar Region Injections
  • Pain Management
  • PRP Therapy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Smart Electronic Stim with Ultrasound Combo
  • Steroid Injections
  • Trigger Point Injections for Pain Management
  • Stem Cell Treatment
  • Surgical
  • Varicose Vein Treatment
  • Transforaminal Epidural Injection
  • Trigger Point Injections

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133 E. 54th St. Suite 202B
Mon.-Fri. 10am - 8pm
Closed Sat. & Sun.
New York, NY 10022
(Corner of Lexington & 54th St.)
(212)335-0447
123 Hicks Street, Ground Floor
New York, NY 11201
(Corner of Hicks and Clark St.)
Mon. Wed. Fri. 10am-8pm Tue 1pm-8pm
Sat. 10am-5pm, Closed Thurs. Sun. 
(718)596-2448
220 Madison Avenue,
Mon.-Fri. 10am - 8pm
Closed Sat. & Sun.
New York, NY 10016
(On Madison between 36-37 St.)
(212)684-2300
 
11E 47th St. 2nd Floor
Mon.-Fri. 10am - 8pm
Closed Sat. & Sun.
New York, NY 10017
(47th st. btw Madison & 5th Ave)
(212)355-3377

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Contact us to schedule an appointment today.  We accept most major insurance policies. Call (212)335-0447