Back Problems

Car Accidents Often Result in Back, Neck Pain

A car accident has the potential to cause a variety of injuries, with those associated with the back and neck extremely common. Recently, we consulted with a patient who was injured in a near-fatal car accident on a local highway. After several months of dealing with daily pain and discomfort,[…]

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Patient Seeks Help After Failed Surgery

When you agree to undergo any type of surgical procedure, it’s your hope that it’ll all be worthwhile in the end. Unfortunately, there are times when this doesn’t happen. Recently, we consulted with a patient who was struggling with the aftermath of a failed spine fusion surgery. After reviewing his[…]

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Home Improvement Project Results in Serious Injury

At our practice, we consult with patients who have suffered back and neck injuries in a variety of ways. Recently, a patient presented after suffering an injury during a home improvement project. After receiving treatment at an orthopedic practice, which included physical therapy and medication, the patient decided to move[…]

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Don’t Guess, Get the Help You Need

Many patients come to us after months or years of testing, guessing, and hoping that their problem would simply go away. When it comes to back and neck issues, there’s never a good time to guess. Not only can this result in additional harm, but it also holds the patient[…]

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Spinal Fusion Brings Patient Relief

After many years of pain and suffering, a patient visited our practice to better understand the cause of his back and neck pain. Upon learning more about the patient’s situation, we determined that a spinal fusion was the best way to treat the problem once and for all. While the[…]

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Spinal Instability is Treatable

Spinal instability is one of those conditions that’s difficult to assess and treat. Adding to the confusion is the fact that many primary care doctors don’t understand the condition and potential remedies. Recently, a primary care doctor referred a patient to our office with a bad case of spinal instability.[…]

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A Compression Fracture Doesn’t Have to Slow You Down

It goes without saying that a compression fracture in your back or neck will result in pain, discomfort, and the inability to lead your normal life. Fortunately, this doesn’t necessarily have to slow you down over the long run. Recently, we consulted with a patient who presented with compression fracture[…]

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A Herniated Disc can Cause Severe Leg Problems

Are you suffering from leg pain and discomfort? Have you had trouble pinpointing the exact cause? Are you concerned that the pain will never go away? Many people make the mistake of assuming their leg pain is caused by something happening locally, such as a pulled muscle or tendon. However,[…]

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Surgery Can Help Cure Sciatica Pain

Sciatica is one of those ailments that’s not always easy to diagnose, let alone treat. This is caused when a herniated disk presses on the sciatic nerve, thus causing pain and discomfort in both the back and legs. Over the years, we have treated many people with sciatica, including a[…]

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Workplace Accidents that can Cause a Back Injury

Depending on your profession, you may find yourself on the go throughout the day. For example, if you work in the construction industry you’re always on your feet. Furthermore, you may be faced with physical exertion from time to time. If you’re involved in a workplace accident, it’s important to[…]

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