Cancer of the Spine: When Back Pain is a Sign of Something More Serious

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The National Cancer Institute estimated that 1,735,350 people in the United States were diagnosed with some form of cancer in 2018 and 609,640 would die. The sad fact is that most everyone has a frien...

Is Your Pain Serious Enough to Consider Spine Surgery? Here are the 6 Most Important Questions to Ask

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By Peter Derman M.D., M.B.A. Spine problems are extremely common. In fact, 62% of U.S. adults have sought treatment for severe neck or back pain. This often excruciating and unrelenting pain forces m...

Factors to Consider When Choosing a Spine or Orthopedics Center

Spine or Orthopedics Center

The symptoms of orthopedic disorders, such as shoulder and elbow pain, are not only physically and mentally exhausting, they can also hamper the quality of the patient’s life. If you or a loved one ha...

A Brief Guide to Managing Sciatic Pain

Sciatic Pain

Pain in the lower back which runs down the back or side your legs can be associated with the sciatic nerve. The pain is generated when the sciatic nerve is pressed down due to various conditions such ...

What to Expect After Shoulder Replacement Surgery

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Restricted shoulder movement or a persistent pain can adversely affect your day-to-day activities, and in some cases, the only effective way to find relief may be a joint replacement surgery. If you h...

Experiencing Shoulder Pain? Here are 5 Ways to Minimize Pain

Shoulder Pain

The shoulder joint plays an essential role in performing even the most basic activities. Something as simple as making breakfast or driving to work can be incredibly painful with a shoulder injury whi...

What is Spinal Stenosis: A 101 Guide

Spinal Stenosis

Before we dive deeper into the subject, it would be just sensible to answer a basic question: what is spinal stenosis? Spinal stenosis is a condition caused by the narrowing of the spinal canal, resul...

Experiencing Hand and Wrist Pain? Here are Some Possible Causes

Hand and Wrist Pain

Hand and wrist pain is a common problem among sportspersons, construction workers, and even desk job professionals. The problem can stem from a number of possible causes, such as injury, arthritis, ne...

Types of Knee Replacement Surgery You Need to Know

Knee Replacement Surgery

Knee replacement surgery is a safe and effective procedure that provides long-term relief from pain and helps people lead normal lives. Just like most surgical procedures, knee replacement can also be...

The Roadmap to Foot and Ankle Pain Management

Foot and Ankle Pain

Foot and ankle pain, whether due to a musculoskeletal condition or an injury, can hamper your ability to carry out routine activities. A healthy foot and ankle must be capable of adjusting to uneven s...