Spinal Cord Stimulator (Implant) – SCS is a proven safe and effective treatment for chronic pain of the lower back and legs. This type of stimulation therapy is often considered when medications or surgery are not an option or when the side effects of your current therapy are impacting your quality of life. Since its introduction 40 years ago, more than 400,000 chronic pain patients worldwide have taken control of their pain—and their life. Excellent for use on nerve pain, radiculopathy, complex regional pain syndrome, neuropathy, shingles, phantom limb syndrome, post laminectomy pain syndrome and migraines. A fine wire inserted into the spinal cord that sends electrical currents to the sensory portion of the spinal cord. It cuts the pain signal before it gets to the brain. Meaning it intercepts the pain.