Implantable medical devices, such a spinal cord stimulators and pumps, which deliver narcotics and other medications to the spinal cord, are powerful tools to control pain that we have been unable to control by other means. Spinal cord stimulators, also known as dorsal column stimulators, transmit very small electrical impulses to the spinal cord. These impulses can cause you to feel a pleasant sensation instead of pain.
Click the links below to find out more about each medical implant device:
- Spinal Cord Stimulators
- Implantable Pumps