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Posted on February 22, 2016
 
 
Seeing your little grade-schooler walking home with a large, loaded backpack can be a comical, turtle-like sight. However, the moment you lift that backpack for yourself, you can feel the burden your child has been carrying on his developing spine.
 
 
Posted on January 29, 2016
 
 
There are several types of lower back pain. Some patients are afflicted with sciatica, while others experience age-related degeneration. Some pains are acute, such as a sprain that will improve, and other pains are chronic and need medical intervention. A lumbar herniated disc is one of the latter. It is common, painful and entirely treatable.
 
Posted on January 19, 2016
A breakthrough laser procedure can help patients with herniated disks find more relief than those who have traditional back surgery, a top pain expert says. Herniated disks, a degeneration of cushiony tissue between spinal bones, can cause severe pain and limb numbness. It is a common problem that often comes with aging.
 
Posted on September 17, 2015
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Posted on August 31, 2015
Epidural steroid injections (ESIs) are a common treatment option for many forms of low back pain and leg pain.
 
Posted on August 17, 2015
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Posted on August 07, 2015

Most people have back pain at some point in their lives. Did you know that back pain sends more patients to doctors than any condition other than the common cold? Below are some everyday habits could be contributing to your pain:
  Poor Diet
 
Posted on July 28, 2015
WHAT IS LUMBAR SPINAL STENOSIS? Lumbar spinal stenosis(LSS) is a condition that becomes more common with age, affecting an estimated 2.4 million Americans by 2021. LSS occurs when there is a narrowing of the space inside the spinal canal, located in the center of the spine, or the bony spaces in the spine where the nerves come out of the spinal cord. WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS?
 
Posted on July 15, 2015
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Posted on July 01, 2015
Spinal fusion surgery, also known as spondylodesis, uses bone tissue to fuse at least two vertebrae.
For patients researching different treatment alternatives to spine fusion surgery, it is important to first identify the cause of the patient's symptoms to isolate the actual cause of pain. Consequently, a physician can determine which device and procedure should best address the problem.
Spinal health care is constantly changing and advancing, with more treatment options for patients. Alternatives include:
 

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