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Medial Branch or Lateral Sacral Branch Block

Patient Procedure Instructions

  • Stop aspirin, naproxen, Celebrex, ibuprofen (Advil) three days prior to the procedure.
  • Instructions on stopping blood thinner medications will be provided.
  • Please notify the doctor of any blood thinner medications, medication allergies, ongoing infections, and/or pregnancy on the day of the procedure.
  • You will need to bring someone with you to drive you home after the procedure. 

If you have any questions or would like to request assistance prior to your procedure, please contact us.