Back Problems

Patient Goes from Barely Able to Walk to Living Her Best Life

Last year, we consulted with a patient who previously underwent a microdiscechtomy under the supervision of an orthopedic spine surgeon. Despite the surgery, she continued to suffer from extreme pain and weakness from the waist down. After once again consulting with her original surgeon, she was told that there was[…]

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A Misdiagnosis can Prolong Your Back Pain

When suffering from back or neck pain, it’s critical to receive an accurate diagnosis in a timely manner. A misdiagnosis, regardless of the reason, can result in pain and suffering that you may have been able to avoid. Recently, we consulted with a patient who was suffering from severe back[…]

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Don’t Continue to Live with Back Pain

Believe it or not, many people live with back pain for years on end. Does this sound familiar? Recently, we consulted with a patient who has been suffering from moderate level lower back pain for more than 20 years. As a result of sciatica, she regularly experienced symptoms such as[…]

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Is Sciatica Slowing You Down?

We consult with patients dealing with almost every back or neck issue imaginable. Sciatica, for example, is a problem that plagues many people. Recently, we met with a patient who had sciatica originating in her spine and radiating all the way down her left leg to her foot. This resulted[…]

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A Herniated Disc can Cause Severe Leg Problems

A herniated disc has the potential to cause a variety of health concerns throughout your body. For example, depending on the location, it can cause severe leg problems that limit your ability to live your day-to-day life. Recently, we consulted with a patient who was diagnosed with a herniated disc[…]

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We Help Patients When No One Else Can

There’s nothing more frustrating than consulting with a patient who has been turned away for medical treatment in the past. At our practice, we take great pride in helping each and every patient, even when others told them there’s no solution to their problem. Recently, we consulted with a patient[…]

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Testing Doesn’t Always Lead to the Right Diagnosis

When suffering from a back or neck injury, it’s critical to receive a proper diagnosis as quickly as possible. Despite the fact that testing can help a medical professional better understand your condition, it doesn’t always result in an accurate diagnosis. Recently, we consulted with a patient who had 10[…]

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Don’t Let Sciatica Slow You Down

Many people who are suffering from sciatica assume there’s nothing they can do to find relief. While the pain and discomfort may come and go, it’s not an ailment you want to live with. Recently, we consulted with a patient whose sciatica was originating at her spine and radiating all[…]

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Medication Isn’t the Answer to Every Back Problem

As unfortunate as it may be, some doctors believe that medication is the answer to every back and neck problem. For example, we recently consulted with a patient with a compression fracture, among a variety of other issues, including degenerative disc disease. His previous doctor prescribed opioids to manage the[…]

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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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