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Treating Your Damaged SI Joints Through Stabilization

The pain that stems from sacroiliac (SI) joint dysfunction can be severe and prevent you from moving without discomfort. When the issue doesn’t respond to treatment, SI joint stabilization may be the best path forward.

Aug 1st, 2022
Rhizotomy: Lasting Relief for Your Back Pain

You’re tired of spot treatments that only deliver short-term relief for your back pain, and you want a longer-lasting solution. That solution may come in the form of a rhizotomy, or radiofrequency ablation. Here’s how it works.

Jul 1st, 2022
Neurostimulation — Winning the Battle Against Back Pain

Every day, you face nagging back pain that puts a serious dent in your ability to function well. You want relief, but you’re understandably hesitant to turn to drugs or surgery. Neurostimulation may be the solution you’re seeking.

Apr 7th, 2022
What Can Help My Bursitis?

The human body contains 140 fluid-filled sacs — bursae — that provide padding in your joints and elsewhere. When one of these tiny sacs becomes irritated, bursitis develops, which can cause discomfort.

Feb 6th, 2022
Can I Receive SI Joint Injections While I'm Pregnant?

Your musculoskeletal structure can be put through the ringer when you’re pregnant, and sacroiliac (SI) joint pain illustrates this point perfectly. For relief from this type of lower back pain, are SI joint injections an option? Yes, with a twist.

Jan 16th, 2022
How Long Does Intrathecal Therapy Last?

You’ve been struggling with chronic pain and you want to know more about intrathecal pump therapy. Here’s a look at how this implantable device works and what you need to do to maintain your pain relief.

Oct 8th, 2021
What to Expect with a Vertiflex™ Procedure and Implant

When you have progressive lumbar spinal stenosis, the simple act of taking a few steps can be painful, and you’re tired of being sidelined by the condition. With Vertiflex™, you can regain your life quickly and relatively easily.

Sep 6th, 2021
Signs of a Herniated Disc

Herniated, ruptured, pinched, slipped — these are all descriptions of what can occur in one of the discs in your spine. Whatever the name, the symptoms are often the same, and we describe some of the more common ones here.

Aug 16th, 2021
What Injections Help Arthritis Pain?

Recent estimates regarding arthritis are alarming — it affects more than 92 million. As joint pain becomes more prevalent, we’re fighting back with injections that can help restore pain-free movement.

Jul 27th, 2021
The Role of Neurostimulation for Post-Surgical Pain

The goal of surgery is typically to fix a problem, not create one. Unfortunately, post-surgical pain is a risk thanks to unintended nerve damage and inflammation. Thankfully, there’s a solution in neurostimulation.

Jun 18th, 2021
Benefits of the Vertiflex™ Procedure for Back Pain

You used to pride yourself on standing tall, but now that same position causes great pain, sending you hunched forward. This classic symptom of lumbar spinal stenosis, and more, can be remedied with Vertiflex™.

May 20th, 2021
How Neurostimulation Works to Relieve Pain

The chronic pain that comes with spine problems or disorders like complex regional pain syndrome is like no other and often hard to treat. Neurostimulation is answering the call, often eliminating the need for medications.

Mar 21st, 2021
The Best Options for Treating Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

If you’re struggling with lumbar spinal stenosis, the good news is that there are plenty of treatment options to help you regain pain-free mobility. Here’s a look at both the problem and the many solutions.

Feb 15th, 2021
Should You Get Epidural Injections for Your Back Pain?

If medication and physical therapy have been unsuccessful in treating your back pain, you may benefit from epidural injections to improve your condition. Find out how this treatment works and whether it might be right for you.

Jan 19th, 2021