Spinal Stenosis

June 22, 2015

Common Degenerative Spine Conditions

Of all the systems in the human body, undoubtedly the spinal column is one of the most complex. Within this complex structure is an intricate arrangement […]
May 20, 2015

Common Causes of Back Pain in Seniors

Chronic back pain is a common problem reported by about 50 percent of adults living in community care facilities, according to one study. Chronic low back […]
January 18, 2014

Common Back Pain Questions

Here are ten important questions about common back pain that are asked often and answers to each. The first question that most people ask about common […]
July 14, 2013

What is Cervical Spine Surgery?

The spinal cord is surrounded and protected by the spinal column which is made up of 24 bones called vertebrae. It also consists of the sacrum […]
April 20, 2013

What is Spinal Stenosis?

When the spaces in the spine start to narrow pressure is applied to the spinal cord and nerves in the spinal canal. This condition is referred […]
April 6, 2013

What is Lumbar Laminectomy?

A lumbar laminectomy is a surgical procedure that is also known as an open decompression. The procedure is designed to relieve the pressure that is on […]
March 28, 2013

What Causes Back Pain?

One of the most common patient complaints is back pain and most of us will experience it at one time or another. The good thing is […]