Spinal Stenosis

Lower back pain can be a disabling condition and has become the second most common reason that patients visit a physician. Recent research has attempted to segregate the lower back pain population into specific subcategories in an attempt to match the most appropriate treatments with conditions and improve outcomes. Lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) is a […]

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Arthritis – continued

Arthritis affect people in a multitude of ways. For some, their joints might crack or click when they suddenly stand up or move. Others may experience joints that are stiff and can creak. For many pain occurs when you’re trying to perform even the simplest tasks such as opening a door, or typing on your […]

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Degenerative Joint Disease

Degenerative joint disease, which is also known as osteoarthritis (OA), is what commonly occurs and has been term a “wear and tear” disease that occurs when the cartilage of the joint begins to deteriorate. Cartilage serves as a cushion that protects the joints. This condition can affect any joint but is most common in knees, […]

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Arthritis

One in three adult Americans suffer from some form of arthritis and the disease affects about twice as many women as men. Arthritic diseases include rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis, which are autoimmune diseases; septic arthritis, caused by joint infection; and the more common osteoarthritis, or degenerative joint disease. Arthritis can be caused from strains […]

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