Nerve pain, also called as nociceptive pain is caused by disease or damage that affects the body's nervous system. It is basically caused by the nerves that send pain messages to the brain. While it usually results from unknown causes, it is characterized by having damaged or injured nerves that send pain messages to the brain. If you feel conditions like burning, shooting, stabbing, aching or like an electric shock, you might have this kind of pain. Our pain specialists can help.