The aim of this information page is to help answer some of the questions you may have about having a corticosteroid injection.

It explains the benefits, risks and alternatives of the procedure as well as what you can expect when you come to David Steele Physiotherapy for an injection. If you have any questions or concerns, please speak to David.

Here is a list of Articles in the series

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Corticosteroid Injections

Deals with:

  • What is a corticosteroid injection?
  • What are the benefits – why should I have a corticosteroid injection?
  • Are there any other alternatives?

What are the risks of a corticosteroid injection

Deals with any slight risks and possible side-effects of a corticosteroid injection.

What Happens During an Injection Appointment

  • The Injection
  • Will I feel any pain?
  • What happens after the procedure?
  • What do I need to do after I go home?