Blog Articles

Same Pain, Different Cause: Why Not All Pain is Equal

If you suffer from pain, then it might seem as though every day is the same. You wake up in pain, go about your life in pain, and just keep on going. Then one day something else happens. You have a new type of pain.

Oct 15th, 2019
What to Do with an Inflamed Facet Joint

If you have an inflamed facet joint, then you know what the pain feels like. It can appear in the lower back, the middle section of the back, or even the upper back and neck where it extends into the shoulders.

Oct 14th, 2019
My Doctor Says I Have Sciatica. Now What?

Sciatica is a condition caused by an inflamed or pinched nerve in your back. A diagnosis of sciatica is always accompanied by one of another medical condition – the one that caused the pressure on the nerve in the first place.

Oct 11th, 2019
Is a Lumbar Rhizotomy Right for You?

If you have facet joint pain that hasn’t been helped by other treatment methods, such as heat, physical therapy, NSAIDs, or even lifestyle changes, then a lumbar rhizotomy might be your best choice.

Oct 9th, 2019
Do I Really Need Surgery For My Spine?

When people are officially diagnosed with a spinal injury, their immediate thoughts turn to surgery. In the past, this was the only option. If you injured your spine in some way, it had to be operated on in order to help your pain levels.

Oct 1st, 2019