Dr Skaribas is a nationally known expert in Spinal diagnostics and therapeutics, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Neuromodulation and Interventional Pain Management, for conditions that others struggle to treat. Some of his primary expertise include intractable back/neck/extremity pain as a result of spine surgeries, CRPS1-2, Intractable chronic abdominal and Pelvic pain as well as treatment of debilitating Migraine Headaches.

Spinal Cord Stimulation x-ray

Spinal Cord
Stimulation

A Spinal Cord Stimulator (SCS) is a type of implantable neuromodulation device that is used to send electrical signals to select areas of the spinal cord (dorsal columns) for the treatment of certain pain conditions.

Dr. Skaribas performing the DRG procedure

(DRG) Spinal
Stimulation

DRG therapy offers a new option for complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS). Recently approved by the FDA, DRG treats adults with moderate to severe difficult-to-treat chronic pain caused by CRPS of the lower limbs.

Woman with a migrane that could be treated with the Omega procedure

The “OMEGA”
procedure

The “OMEGA” procedure (Trial/Implantation) utilizes Bilateral Supraorbital and Occipital Neurostimulation for treatment of intractable Migraine headaches as well as all severe Primary Holo-cephalic Headaches

Close up of red neck pain on a skeleton

Cervical Epidural
Steroid Injections

Cervical Epidural Steroid Injections involve a Fluoroscopically guided Injection of cortisone into the cervical epidural space to provide anti-inflamatory therapeutic effect to irritated spinal nerves of the cervical spine

Patient receiving a lumber epidural steroid injection

Lumbar Epidural
Steroid Injections

Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections (Interlaminar): Injection of a corticosteroid into the lumbar epidural space under fluoroscopic guidance to provide anti-inflammatory therapy to irritated lumbar spinal nerves.

Dr. Skaribas performing the Vertiflex procedure

Vertiflex for
Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Skaribas is among the first physicians in the U.S. to offer the Vertiflex treatment. He trains other phsicians on the procedure and has peformed this minimally invasive surgery more than any other Houston doctor.

*Results will vary by person and are based upon the patient, the surgery type and the compliance with the aftercare program. As with any medical procedure or surgery, there are specific risks and possible complications.