Many people write off back pain as a problem that will go away on its own with time. But ignoring back pain can cost you. You may think that you can throw down a couple of anti-inflammatories to … [Read more...] about It Won’t “Just Go Away”
You’ve received an expert diagnosis for your back or sciatic pain and it’s conclusive. You’ve got a herniated disc. Now that you know what the problem is, what’s the prognosis? How will your spine … [Read more...] about New Surgical Technology For Herniated Discs
The use of lasers in spine surgery is undoubtedly popular, but often misinterpreted. Over the last 3-5 years, public demand for “laser spine surgery” has increased sharply due to increased … [Read more...] about When Is The Use of Lasers in Spine Surgery the Right Approach?
Even though it was unintended, spinal surgery may have resulted in a Florida woman regaining her vision. Mary Ann Franco of Okeechobee, Florida, was rendered blind from a car accident in 1995. In … [Read more...] about Spinal Surgery Restores a Woman’s Vision
Our spine specialists diagnose people with degenerative disc disease often in this practice. We’ve come to know that many people are confused about what the diagnosis means and how it will impact … [Read more...] about The Truth About Degenerative Disc Disease
Arthritis of the spine is a painful reality for many people. Generally striking older patients, it can be seen even in the young. The lumbar (lower back) area of the spine is the one most prone to … [Read more...] about Learning About Arthritis Of The Spine