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Why Medtronic Is the Right Choice

Chronic Pain

You and your doctor have your choice of companies that offer neurostimulation therapy for chronic pain. It is important that you research these companies and learn about their history with the therapy.

You should know:

  • Neurostimulation therapy was developed by Medtronic and was first approved in 1984
  • Only Medtronic offers neurostimulation systems that are FDA-approved for MRI scans anywhere on the body*
  • Only Medtronic offers AdaptiveStim®, which automatically adjusts stimulation to optimal settings when you change your position from upright (sitting or standing), lying down, or upright and active
  • Medtronic has transformed the lives of hundreds of thousands of people with chronic pain using neurostimulation therapy
  • More doctors trust Medtronic than any other company offering neurostimulation therapy
  • Medtronic is a worldwide leader in medical technology and the largest medical device company in the world
  • The most therapeutic options available to meet your specific pain relief needs are available through Medtronic
  • Medtronic offers the widest education network for your neurostimulation system and has a presence in 120 countries worldwide
  • Medtronic neurostimulators can be implanted along with a pacemaker

mr-conditional*Under specific conditions; requires SureScan® MRI implantable neurostimulator and Vectris® SureScan MRI leads.


Information on this site should not be used as a substitute for talking with your doctor. Always talk with your doctor about diagnosis and treatment information.