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The Best Gifts for Those w/ Back Pain…

No matter who you’re shopping for this holiday season, there’s a great likelihood one of your recipients will suffer or have suffered from back pain. With 31 million Americans suffering from back aches and illnesses, why not give your loved ones the gift of relief this year? Our expert approved[…]

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Perfect Posture for your Position

Proper posture isn’t just something your mom nagged about, it’s actually extremely vital to your overall spine health and prevention of lower back pain. How many hours a day do you spend standing or sitting down? Whether your driving, working, or running errands, chances are you’re not lying down during[…]

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Minimally Invasive Procedure: Microdisectomy

“Dr. Sharma was one of the first Neurosurgeons in Northern Virginia to perform a minimally invasive microdisectomy and decompression. Using a band aid incision and minimal dissection, he is able to remove herniated discs in an outpatient procedure. He is also among very few spine surgeons around the world who[…]

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Home Remedies for a Stiff Neck

“These articles are meant for general education and are not intended to diagnose, prevent or treat a specific disease. Please see Dr. Sharma for questions regarding the specific treatment of your symptoms.” While not every instance of neck or back pain warrants deep medical attention, most often these occurrences can[…]

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Cervical Disc Pain: What YOU Can Do About It

You may notice that as you grow older, you begin experiencing more and more pain in your neck and shoulders region. Most adults are unaware of the constant stress that is placed upon the cervical discs of the neck and spine over the years as result of constant twisting, turning,[…]

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Alternative Therapies for Chronic Back Pain

With chronic back pain affecting 8 out of 10 adults, it’s no wonder that the field of treatment for back and spinal injury is so vast and varied. While surgery and minimally invasive treatments remain as the leading treatments for chronic back pain, along with physical therapy, there are several[…]

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Minimally Invasive Treatments for Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain remains one of the number one reasons for adults seeking out medical attention, and is currently one of the most expensive conditions to treat. The costs of surgery and physical rehabilitation, not to mention time and compensation losses for the working patient, have all led doctors and[…]

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Work Related Back Injuries: What Are the Risks?

Many jobs require a certain level of physical exertion which can often lead to back pain and injuries down the line. While any job involving manual labor should have safe handling guidelines in place, majority of work related back injuries or MSDs (musculoskeletal disorders) are caused by over-extension and overworking[…]

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We’re very proud of what our patients have to say…

Patient Testimonials: “I have been suffering from back pain for close to a decade. I’ve had to have several spine surgeries with other surgeons over the years.  I was then referred to see Dr. Sharma. He spent a lot of time with me, getting to know my particular problems and[…]

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