Tests and treatments

Nerve block for foot/lower leg surgery

What is it?

What is it?

The nerve block works by injecting local anaesthesia around the nerve bundle just above the back of the knee. This block ensures that you have excellent pain relief during the first couple hours after the surgery.

Centres and specialist areas

Centres and specialist areas

Latest publication date: 11/01/2024
Supervising author: Dr. Vanoverschelde Henk