Sacroiliac Joint Steroid Injections

The Center for Pain Management uses sacroiliac joint steroid injections (or sacroiliac joint injections) as a pain management treatment option to relieve chronic back pain.

The sacroiliac facet joints are small joints in the region of the low back and buttocks where the pelvis joins with the spine. When these joints become painful, they may cause pain in the low back, abdomen, groin, buttocks or legs.

A sacroiliac joint steroid injection serves many purposes. First, by placing numbing medicine into the joint, the amount of immediate pain relief experienced by the patient will help confirm or deny the joint as a source of pain. Additionally, the temporary relief of the numbing medicine may better allow a physician or physical therapist to treat that joint.

Updates + Announcements

Christmas Schedule: All Offices Will CLOSE Early Monday, Dec. 24 & All Day Tuesday, Dec. 25

All of the Center for Pain Management’s locations will CLOSE EARLY Monday, December 24 and CLOSE ALL DAY Tuesday, December 25 in observance of Christmas. This includes our Indianapolis, Greenwood and Lafayette, Indiana medical offices and surgery centers. Please keep…
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Dr. Edward Kowlowitz Named One of America’s Top Doctors in Pain Medicine

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. named Edward Kowlowitz, MD one of America’s Top Doctors in Pain Medicine. Dr. Kowlowitz is 1 of 7 physicians in Indiana to earn this distinguished designation. He has been practicing medicine since 1988 and founded Center…
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September is Pain Awareness Month

Center for Pain Management joins the global health care community in recognizing September as Pain Awareness Month.  This international campaign was first established in 2001 to create greater understanding that pain is a serious public health issue. Pain Awareness Month…
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CBS Affiliate WLFI-18 in Lafayette Indiana Interviews Dr. Edward Kowlowitz About Prescribing Pain Medications

Reporter Kayla Sullivan with WLFI-18 TV (CBS affiliate), interviewed Lafayette pain management doctor, Dr. Edward Kowlowitz, MD at the Center for Pain Management. The news channel has been investigating why major pharmacies are denying prescriptions for pain medications. Dr. Kowlowitz…
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Meet Dr. David Miller, MD in Our Lafayette, Indiana Pain Center

Dr. David C. Miller is a Board Certified interventional pain management physician with more than 25 years of experience. He specializes in the evaluation and treatment of complex pain problems utilizing advanced interventional therapies, injections, implantable technologies, regenerative medicine, palliative…
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