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November 1, 2017
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What Causes Back Pain and Leg Pain?

An estimated 80% of the population experiences back pain– especially lower back pain– at one point or another in their lifetime. While still prevalent, leg pain […]
August 23, 2017

Common Causes of Neck Pain

Neck pain is more prevalent than ever before. One recent study showed that neck pain affects upwards of 40% of all of America’s labor force, with […]
March 16, 2014

How Does a Knee Replacement Work?

Knees are a part of the body that are used quite often and when they fail to work or give the person a lot of pain, […]
March 13, 2014

Treatments for Common Joint Conditions

Having common joint conditions can be debilitating and can cause a lot of pain. With the right treatments to manage the pain and condition that you […]
March 6, 2014

How to Protect Your Joints

Joints are a vital part of anyone’s body and they should be protected. Many different conditions, problems and ailments can harm them. If pain in the […]
February 23, 2014

What is Corpectomy?

A spinal specialist may recommend that a patient undergo a corpectomy in some instances. A corpectomy is a surgical procedure on the spine. Corpectomy in its […]
February 20, 2014

What is Disc Arthroplasty?

One of the most common complaints of patients is back pain. In most cases it is temporary and healing is quick. However, there are times when […]
February 17, 2014

What is Sacroiliitis?

When one or both of the sacroiliac joints become inflamed it is called Sacroiliitis. The sacroiliac joints are where the lower spine connects with the pelvis. […]
February 12, 2014

How to Pick a Spine Surgeon

Patients who are faced with selecting a qualified spine surgeon may have many questions. This is perfectly normal and choosing the right surgeon is a very important […]
February 10, 2014

Recovering from Back Surgery

Recovering from back surgery is certainly not a pleasant experience. Like other surgeries, it will simply take time to reap the full benefits of the surgical […]
January 26, 2014

What Are Bone Spurs?

Osteophytes, or bone spurs, are bony projections that tend to develop right along the bones edge. They often form where two bones come together at your […]
January 22, 2014

How to Describe Back Pain

There are many adjectives that can be used to describe a pain. It is important that you are able to convey your message to a spine […]
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 […]