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 areasCentres and specialist areas
Latest publication date: 17/05/2023
Supervising author: Dr Vanoverschelde Henk