August 3, 2019

Neck and Back Pain

There are variety of causes of neck and back pain. Most neck and back pain resolve quickly within days. When they don’t, then they may a […]
August 2, 2019

Scoliosis

An “S” shaped curvature of the spine which is seen in the young often from unknown causes or in the older population from degenerative or traumatic […]
July 30, 2019

Kyphosis & Prevention

Kyphosis or hunched back deformity is often caused by repeated spinal compression fractures in individuals with untreated and inadequately treated osteoporosis. There may be other causes […]
July 26, 2019

Complex Spine Problems

Many of the spine problems are quite complicated and requires detailed evaluation and testing to identify all the problems and plan treatment.
July 25, 2019

Failed Back Surgery

When a prior back surgery did not produce the desired relief of pain or neurologic deficit. There may be many reasons for Failed Back Surgery, many […]
July 20, 2019

Compression Fractures of Spine

Compression Fractures of the spine are commonly seen in the older population and are usually caused by osteoporosis. They vary in severity and can be quite […]
July 18, 2019

Spinal Tumors & Metastatic Cancer of the Bone

Spine is the most common site of bony metastasis from breast, lung and prostate cancers. Spinal metastasis may cause pain, instability and neurological injuries.
July 17, 2019

Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis

Spondylolysis is a defect in the lower spine (from an injury for example) which can cause instability, pinched nerve, or simply pain at the site.Spondylolisthesis is […]
July 9, 2019

Myelopathy and Neurologic Deficits

When the spinal cord is compressed it can cause damage to the cord (myelopathy) and neurologic deficits or problems with the function of the arms and […]