Whiplash occurs when the head moves rapidly forward to backward, or upright to either side. This can damage soft tissues and bone structure surrounding the neck. Most people complain of whiplash after a car accident, and it’s important to remember that even a small bump can cause tremendous problems for the neck. This […]
Knee pain can make it difficult to walk, exercise, and live your life the way you want. Once you have knee pain, it’s important to work with an orthopaedic physician to help you manage the pain. For those of us who are not yet dealing with knee pain, prevention is key. Here are a few […]
Looking for some new ways to help relieve that low back pain? 80% of people will suffer with low back pain at some point in their lives, which makes back pain one of the symptoms most complained about at the doctor. For some low back pain may go away after only a few weeks, but […]
Looking for a way to de-stress quick? If you are feeling stress due to chronic pain, work, children, or any life event that has you spiraling into a panic attack, try our tips to knock out that stress, fast.
In 2011 over 21,000 people were treated with injuries resulting from fireworks. Improper use and accidents can cause long-term damage because of the high temperatures which can quickly set clothing or debris on fire. Chronic pain can be the result of these injuries, even after everything has healed. This 4th of July, be sure to […]
In patients ages 30-60, the most common causes of low back pain differ from those in older adults. These conditions can cause anywhere from mild to severe pain in the low back and can be acute, lasting less than 3 months, or become chronic problems.
When dealing with any chronic pain disorder, especially low back pain, often the best approach is to combine conventional medicine and alternative medicine. Together they can work to not only provide pain relief, but manage the stress and other symptoms that come along with chronic pain. Here is a list of a few alternative medicine […]
Tendonitis is a painful condition where the tendons that connect muscles to bones are irritated, inflamed or torn. Some examples of tendons are the delicate bands in the hands or the large bands that secure the calf and thigh muscles. Most often tendonitis develops because of overuse due to repetitive motions or overloading the area […]
Over the years, our office has added more and more treatment options that include regenerative medicine to help heal and reduce inflammation naturally. Some patients are still unsure of what treatment options are available, so here will be discuss the different options our office is currently offering. Platelet Rich Plasma Injections (PRP) This is a […]