General Guideline Principles for Open Sympathectomy including with external radiation for sympathetic blockade for workers compensation patients

The guidelines developed by the New York State Workers Compensation Board aim to assist physicians, podiatrists, and other healthcare professionals in delivering appropriate treatment for Open Sympathectomy, including by external radiation for sympathetic blockade, in cases involving Complex Regional Pain within the context of workers’ compensation.

These guidelines serve as a valuable resource to support healthcare professionals in making informed decisions about the optimal level of care. However, it is important to emphasize that these guidelines do not replace the critical role of clinical judgment and professional expertise. The ultimate decision regarding care should be a collaborative one between the patient and their healthcare provider.


Open Sympathectomy, including external radiation for sympathetic blockade

Utilizing Open Sympathectomy, which involves external radiation for sympathetic blockade, is not advised for the treatment of CRPS.


What our office can do if you have workers compensation injuries

We possess the expertise to assist you with your workers’ compensation injuries. We comprehend the challenges you are facing and are committed to addressing your medical needs while adhering to the guidelines established by the New York State Workers Compensation Board.

Recognizing the significance of your workers’ compensation cases, we are here to guide you through the intricate process of interacting with the workers’ compensation insurance company and your employer.

We are aware that this is a stressful period for you and your family. If you wish to schedule an appointment, please get in touch with us, and we will make every effort to simplify the process and provide as much support as possible.

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