• video offers some tips for spine surgery recipients

    Speedy Spine Surgery Recovery

    Spine surgery can entail a substantial recovery period, but patients can facilitate the healing process with a few simple actions. This video offers some tips for spine surgery recipients. Though patients must be careful to keep the spine stable and in proper alignment, spine doctors often recommend supported walking soon after surgery. Diet can also […]

  • Are You a Good Candidate for Lumbar Disc Replacement?

    The flexible intervertebral discs offer considerable protection for the rigid vertebrae on either side of them. With every movement of the spinal column, these discs cushion the vertebrae and absorb the pressure placed on them. So should these discs begin to break down, it can lead to significant and persistent back pain. If you suffer […]

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    A Brief Look at Thoracic Lateral Fusion Surgery

    Pain in the middle of the back can develop from any number of conditions, including damaged discs and fractured vertebrae. In some cases, surgery is the best option to address these problems. However, if treatment is needed to correct issues at the front of the spinal column, surgery can prove difficult, as major organs obstruct […]

  • FAQS About Spinal Tumors

    The growth of abnormal cells can occur in virtually any part of the body, including the spine . However, some people might assume that these growths to be malignant, which is not always the case. Benign tumors can also form in the spine and complicate the health of it. No matter the nature of the […]