Kelowna Nerve Block & Trigger Point Clinic
Dr. Jason Caplan
Address: 202 - 2141 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC V1Y 7X1
Virtual Care Directory for patients who might be seeking virtual care:
Virtual Consent form: N/A
Cancel Appointments: 24 hours notice is appreciated but all calls received to cancel are accepted
Now accepting referrals for nerve block and trigger point injection treament. Referrals are covered by MSP.
We are accepting referrals for the following pain conditions:
Headaches - Migraines, post-traumatic, cervicogenic and tension-type
Neck pain, shoulder pain, upper and lower back pain
Regional Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Atypical Facial Pain
The clinic does not offer procedures which involve sedation or general anaesthesia. We are NOT providing spinal anaesthesia or caudal epidurals.
Please note that patients with the following conditions are NOT suitable candidates:
Bleeding disorders/Anticoagulated patients
Pregnancy/breastfeeding/children under 18
Patients with needle-phobia. Please ensure that your patients understand that our treatments include injections so patients should be comfortable with needles
Patients with leg dominant LBP/Sciatica/Radiculopathy
Patients who have untreated substance abuse conditions
Patients without Primary Care Physician or Walk-In Clinic able to provide ongoing care. Our clinic does not refill prescriptions for patients’ regular medications or painkillers and/or narcotics.
Please note: Open WorkSafeBC cases cannot be referred without prior WorkSafe approval. As per CPSBC guidelines, we do not prescribe opioids for headaches, mechanical back pain, or fibromyalgia.
Please ensure that the patient has been investigated for any concerning symptoms or conditions, and that these have been excluded prior to referral to the Kelowna Nerve Block and Trigger Point Clinic.
Please attach any relevant consults, imaging reports, and, or investigations (within the last two years), and provide as much relevant clinical information as possible. Incomplete referrals will not be accepted.