Focus on your life,
not on your pain.

DRG therapy is a new, non-opioid treatment option providing effective relief for chronic pain so you can focus on your life, not on your pain.

DRG Stimulation Therapy

If you are experiencing pain in your knee, hip, groin, foot or hand following surgery, trauma, injury, amputation or other pre-existing conditions, you may have a type of pain called nerve pain. Nerve pain is difficult to treat and many patients have tried multiple options, including medication, to try and find relief. Today, there’s a better answer.

Proven to Help People Like You

Abbott developed DRG stimulation specifically for people like you. A long-term clinical study shows that DRG stimulation provides1:

For these people, DRG stimulation is the best option, providing pain relief even where no other treatment has worked1.


Living with pain affects everything you do. Research on DRG stimulation shows that patients report improvements on every quality of life measure, from physical activity to eating to sleeping1.


Finding an expert trained in DRG stimulation is easy. DRG stimulation is covered by most medical insurance plans, so there’s no reason to wait.

Find a DRG Expert

Use our clinic locator to find an expert DRG physician near you. You’re just a few steps away from relieving the burden of pain.

1. Deer, TR, Levy, RM, Kramer, J, et al. Dorsal root ganglion stimulation yielded higher treatment success rate for complex regional pain syndrome and causalgia at 3 and 12 months: a randomized comparative trial. Pain. 2017;158(4):669-681. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000814 ACCURATE IDE STUDY, St. Jude Medical. (n=152).


Brief Summary: Prior to using these devices, please review the User’s Guide for a complete listing of indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, potential adverse events, and directions for use. The system is intended to be used with leads and associated extensions that are compatible with the system.

Indications for Use: Management of chronic intractable pain.

Contraindications: Patients who are unable to operate the system, are poor surgical risks, are pregnant, or under the age of 18.

Warnings/Precautions: Diathermy therapy, implanted cardiac systems or other active implantable devices, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT), electrosurgery devices, ultrasonic scanning equipment, therapeutic radiation, explosive or flammable gases, theft detectors and metal screening devices, lead movement, operation of machinery and equipment, pediatric use, pregnancy, and case damage.

Adverse Effects: Painful stimulation, loss of pain relief, surgical risks (e.g., paralysis). User’s Guide must be reviewed for detailed disclosure.