Pain Management Treatments and Remedies for a Pinched Nerve

Pinched Nerve


A pinched nerve occurs when there is pressure on a nerve. Nerve pressure often occurs when the nerve is being pinched between tissues.

Some signs and symptoms included: tingling, burning, numbness, pain, muscle weakness, needle pains, stinging pain, spasms.

The earlier you get a diagnosis and treatment for the pinched nerve, the quicker you will get pain relief. A pinched nerve may also put a person more at risk of other problem. Apex Medical Center wants to give you fast relief if you have a pinched nerve.

Pinched nerves can occur anywhere in the body but happens most often in the neck, back, elbows, and wrists.

Treatment and Remedies


  • massage therapyMedication
  • Corticosteroid Injections
  • Physical Therapy
  • Resting the affected area will allow the pinched nerve to heal on its own
  • Changing the range of position to see which position relived pressure
  • Using cushions, neck rests, adjustable chairs, back cushions
  • Hot/Cold Therapy
  • Massage
  • Surgery
  • And more

Apex Medical Center wants to find the best treatment option for your fast relief.