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Coolief Cooled Radiofrequency in Bellevue and Seattle

Jean Emerson of King 5 News Health Link recently aired a segment on a new type of device used for the treatment of severe, chronic knee and pain. This device is called Coolief cooled radiofrequency treatment.

You can watch Jean’s segment here.

 

 

Dr. Attaman is one of only three physicians in Washington state offering this procedure. He has been performing the procedure since 2008. You can learn more about the procedure at the coolief website, http://www.mycoolief.com

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”Coolief” is a marketing term for a procedure in which the nerves that transmit pain from various joints are interrupted by a special needle called a cooled radiofrequency cannulae. No incisions are made, no scapels are used. This typically results in 8 months to 3 years of pain relief.

The Coolief device can be used to interrupt pain nerves from the knees, hips, sacroiliac joint, lumbar spine, thoracic spine, and cervical spine. Dr. Attaman is proficient at treating all these areas.

If you are interested in this procedure, please contact our office today!

About the Author

Jason G. Attaman, DO, FAAPMRDr. Attaman is board certified and Anesthesiology-fellowship trained in the medical subspecialty of Pain Medicine and Interventional Pain Management. He is also residency trained and board certified in the specialty of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is one of only a few with such extensive qualifications in the state of Washington. Connect with Dr. Attaman on Google+ | LinkedIn | Facebook If you are in pain, call Dr. Attaman's Seattle office (206-395-4422) or Bellevue, WA (425-247-3359) office.View all posts by Jason G. Attaman, DO, FAAPMR »

  1. Ray &Gayle Speights
    Ray &Gayle SpeightsJun 12, 2017

    Dr. Attaman, I am Ray speights in theodore, ala.,
    Mobile, Ala is 15 miles from me.
    I have had pain since 2000. I have had 3 surgeries.
    #1 surgery- a ligament grew between L4 & L5. 2000
    #2 surgery- forgot. The details. 2005
    #3 surgery-Dr. Fused L4 &L5 together. Dr. Inserted
    – 2 sleeves and 4 pins. 2006
    I am still in pain, I have gotten several of the shots
    They lasted a small while,
    Norco does not help, no pain pills help.
    When I get up to help my wife, I can work for about
    20 to 25 mins… after that I have to sit in my recliner and
    Lean back, that is the only relief I get.
    I havE Humana Gold Ins.
    I hope and pray that my wife and Me can hear from
    You. Thanking you in advance for your response.

    • Ray &Gayle Speights
      Ray &Gayle SpeightsJun 12, 2017

      Dr. Attaman,
      I have had pain since 2000. I have had 3 surgeries.
      #1 surgery- a ligament grew between L4 & L5. 2000
      #2 surgery- forgot. The details. 2005
      #3 surgery-Dr. Fused L4 &L5 together. Dr. Inserted
      – 2 sleeves and 4 pins. 2006
      I am still in pain, I have gotten several of the shots
      They lasted a small while,
      Norco does not help, no pain pills help.
      When I get up to help my wife, I can work for about
      20 to 25 mins… after that I have to sit in my recliner and
      Lean back, that is the only relief I get.
      I havE Humana Gold Ins.
      I hope and pray that my wife and Me can hear from
      You. Thanking you in advance for your response.

  2. Gary schaffner
    Gary schaffnerJun 14, 2017

    I have had 3 knee replacement surgeries. I still am in chronic pain taking pain meds. I have been this way for 6 years. I definitely would like more information from your office.

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