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Nevro HFX TM is the most effective treatment for refractory painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN).

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HFX: finally, a nonpharmacologic approved to treat painful diabetic neuropathy.

86% of patients have substantial, durable pain relief1

77% average pain relief at 12-months1

92% of patients were satisfied with their treatment2

What an endocrinologist has to say about HFX

Finally, there’s a treatment option for PDN patients refractory to conventional medical management (CMM).

SCS is a well-established approach to managing chronic pain

HFX uses 10 kHz Therapy to activate inhibitory neurons in the dorsal horn, calming abnormal pain signals to the brain.


85% of patients receiving 10kHz Therapy achieved more than 50% pain relief vs Conventional Medical Management (CMM)2

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12-month results show substantial, replicable pain relief

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Demonstrated neurologic improvements in 68% of patients1

Such as motor strength, reflexes, or sensory function.

Proven safe and effective for patients with diabetes1

At 12 months, 8 of 152 patients receiving 10 kHz therapy (5.2%) experienced infections.

Frequently asked questions about patient access

Is SCS covered under Medicare?

  • SCS is covered under the Medicare Part B benefit
  • Spinal cord stimulation is broadly covered by a National Coverage Decision for “chronic tractable pain of the trunk and limbs” with more specific local coverage determinations for some Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs)
  • SCS trial and implant procedures do not require prior authorization except when done in the Hospital Outpatient setting
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How is SCS covered under a commercial health plan?

  • SCS is covered under the medical benefit of the health plan
  • Spinal cord stimulation is broadly covered by all major commercial health plans with specific coverage language and indications varying by plan type
  • Prior authorization of the SCS trial and implant procedure is typically required for all commercial health plans
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How is individual patient coverage determined?

  • A Nevro HFX implanting physician will be able to determine appropriateness of HFX for their PDN patients
  • Due to medical necessity requirements, a detailed clinical history of tried and failed conservative therapies will be needed to facilitate access during the prior authorization process
  • Individual out of pocket amounts will be determined during benefit investigations and will be based upon individual plan details, deductible limits, and out of pocket maximum amounts
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