How Lisa Overcame Whiplash Injury with Innovative Interventional Pain Management

A local woman, Lisa (not her real name), has experienced a whiplash injury after a rear-ending accident. Lisa’s journey to recovery is a testament to the effectiveness of interventional pain management techniques, specifically radiofrequency denervation – RFA, in treating debilitating pain.

The accident left Lisa with severe neck pain, headaches, and limited mobility. Like many who suffer from whiplash injuries, she initially tried conservative treatments such as physical therapy, chiropractic care, and pain medications. However, these methods provided only temporary relief, leaving Lisa in a constant battle with pain.

Determined to find a solution, Lisa sought the help of Dr. Dariusz Nasiek, a renowned pain management specialist known for his expertise in innovative treatments. Dr. Nasiek thoroughly evaluated Lisa and suggested a diagnostic cervical medial branch block to pinpoint the source of her pain accurately.

The medial branch block procedure involves injecting a local anesthetic near the medial branch nerves to determine whether they are transmitting pain signals. In Lisa’s case, the procedure was successful, and she experienced significant pain relief, confirming that the medial branch nerves were indeed the pain generators.

Armed with this knowledge, Dr. Nasiek recommended radiofrequency denervation (ablation) to provide Lisa with long-term relief. This minimally invasive procedure uses radiofrequency energy to disrupt the nerves’ ability to transmit pain signals, effectively alleviating pain without the need for surgery.

Lisa agreed to the procedure, hopeful for a life free from the constant discomfort caused by her whiplash injury. Dr. Nasiek performed the radiofrequency denervation (RFA), targeting the specific medial branch nerves identified during the diagnostic block. The procedure was a resounding success!

In the weeks following the treatment, Lisa’s pain and headaches subsided dramatically, and her mobility improved. She could finally return to her daily activities and enjoy her life without the burden of constant pain.

Lisa’s remarkable recovery highlights the potential of interventional pain management techniques, like radiofrequency denervation, in providing lasting relief to those suffering from whiplash injuries. Dr. Nasiek’s expertise and dedication to innovative treatments have transformed Lisa’s life and offered a beacon of hope to others in our community who are struggling with chronic pain.

As we celebrate Lisa’s journey to recovery, we encourage those dealing with persistent pain to explore the benefits of interventional pain management. Techniques like radiofrequency denervation are changing the lives of countless individuals, offering hope and healing without the need for invasive surgery.

So, if you or a loved one is suffering from chronic pain, consider reaching out to a pain management specialist like Dr. Dariusz Nasiek to discuss your options. You may find that innovative, minimally invasive treatments can make a world of difference, just as they have for Lisa.

For additional information, please call or text:
Dariusz Nasiek, MD: tel. 201-894-1313, SMS: 973-773-7730
Allied Neurology & Interventional Pain Practice
Englewood Office: 185 Grand Ave. Englewood, NJ 07631
[email protected]


Victor M.
Best doctors i ever been too, i went one and never stopped going. His office is so clean and well organized, they are also very professional. Dr. Darius J. Nasiek is a great MD, he had no problem finding what is wrong and helping the area. I would recommend this place to everyone, if you don’t believe me see for yourself.
Alex Hernandez
Dr. Nasiek is a very knowledgeable physician who cares about his patients. I have worked with him for over ten years, and he gives patients many options. His facility is organized and up to date. He is also a great teacher and hosts valuable seminars I have attended. He is also the author of a second edition of the PRP book. You will feel comfortable and at ease with Dr. Nasiek.
A. Y.
Dr. Nasiek introduced me to PRP injections & the results have been nothing short of amazing. His deep knowledge in this field is evident & he patiently explained the procedure & its benefits every step of the way! Thank you Dr.Nasiek !
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Dr. Nasiek specializes in Interventional Pain, identifying the source of pain and providing solutions with expertise in anesthesiology and Interventional Pain Practice.