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Chronic Pain

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Person clipping flower stems with shears

About Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is pain that lasts three to six months or longer, or extends beyond an expected recovery period.

What is chronic pain?

Chronic Pain Management Options

Neurostimulation has helped many people manage chronic pain and improve their quality of life.

What is neurostimulation therapy?

Talking about your options

Getting a System

If your doctor thinks neurostimulation may be right for you, you will begin the process of getting a system.

Trying a temporary system

Receiving an implanted system

Recovering after your procedure

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Guides and Brochures

Find guides and brochures about our neurostimulation systems.

animations and videos, including patient stories, to learn more about neurostimulation therapy.

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St. Jude Medical™ Invisible Trial System

An intuitive way to try neurostimulation therapy without committing to an implanted device.

Have a question?


Find answers to your questions about neurostimulation.