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Spine Care and COVID19: What You Should Know

COVID-19 has made us question everything. What’s safe? What’s healthy? And if you have spinal issues, you may be wondering how to proceed with your treatment and even your pending surgery. Here’s what you need to know.

Jul 2nd, 2020
Scoliosis 101: What You Need to Know

Your ability to stand, walk, bend, and twist relies on a stick-straight spine. But if yours is curved because of scoliosis, these activities become difficult or impossible. Here’s some straight talk about this progressive condition.

Jun 9th, 2020
Do Environmental Factors Cause Scoliosis?

When you first hear that your child has scoliosis, multiple emotions swirl in your brain: worry, fear, and even guilt. You may be wondering if you could have prevented it. Rest easy — here’s what you need to know.

May 5th, 2020
Why It's So Important to Catch Scoliosis Early

Does your child have one shoulder higher than the other? Uneven hips or one especially pronounced shoulder blade? These may be signs of scoliosis, a curved spine. If so, it’s important to get it diagnosed and treated now. Here’s why.

Apr 1st, 2020
Common Causes of Neck Pain and Effective Treatments

Are you experiencing severe neck pain, but aren’t sure what could be causing it? There are a number of common causes that can lead to neck pain, and no matter what’s causing yours, it’s important to seek a medical diagnosis and get help.

Feb 6th, 2020
Ouch! My Leg Hurts — Know the Symptoms of Sciatica

You might think that sciatica is just another word for back pain, but it actually includes a variety of painful symptoms, including leg pain, numbness, and lost balance. Read on to learn more about sciatica and when to get medical treatment.

Jan 8th, 2020
5 Surgery-Free Treatments for Chronic Back Pain

If you are living with back pain, invasive spinal surgery isn’t always an option. But you’re not out of luck. There are a number of surgery-free options that may help. Continue reading to explore five options that could lessen your pain.

Dec 1st, 2019
How to Prevent and Treat Kyphosis

Is your confidence destroyed because of a hunchback appearance? Do you often see your reflection and wish you had better posture or a more aligned spine? Kyphosis may be the undiagnosed cause of your woes.

Sep 30th, 2019
What Is Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery?

Surgery is sometimes the best option for addressing certain painful spinal conditions. By reducing surgical trauma, minimally invasive surgery can speed healing and get you back on your feet much sooner than traditional surgery.

Sep 11th, 2019