A caudal steroid injection may be an option if you are experiencing low back pain or leg pain. At the bottom of the spine on each side of the sacrum is where the sacroiliac joints are located. Sacroiliac joint dysfunction is correlated to excessive movement or immobility of the sacroiliac joints.
For patients suffering from chronic or persistent lower back or limb pain caused by conditions including herniated discs, sciatica, bone spurs, and other back problems, The Pain Center in San Diego may recommend a caudal epidural steroid injection. Caudal steroid injection is a relatively common outpatient procedure. During the injection process, the steroid-anesthetic medication is injected through the sacral region opening.
We have had excellent outcomes for hundreds of patients utilizing caudal epidural steroid injection in San Diego. We hear patients are highly satisfied with this pain treatment, often reporting pain relief.