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Peripheral Nervous System Pain
For those who experience it, life with peripheral nervous system (PNS) pain can be relentless. The sharp, shooting pains or the dull, persistent aches can affect various parts of the body, making day-to-day tasks challenging and the simplest movements excruciating. Understanding the nature of PNS
SI joint fusion
For many who suffer from lower back pain, the sacroiliac (SI) joint is at the root of their discomfort. The SI joint, which connects the pelvis to the spine, is a critical but often overlooked component of the body. When this junction experiences the strain,
Intracept Procedure 101
For those searching for pain relief from chronic back pain, the Intracept procedure has emerged as a beacon of hope, offering a minimally invasive yet profound solution. In this detailed exploration, we shine a light on the Intracept procedure, unpacking what it entails, who it’s
Impairment Rating Head Injury
A head injury, particularly one that results in a traumatic brain injury (TBI), can have life-altering consequences. It’s not just the immediate physical repercussions but also the potential for long-term or permanent disabilities that necessitate a robust understanding of impairment ratings. Impairment ratings determine the
Head Injury
If you suspect someone suffered a head injury recently, or a bodily impact that may have affected the brain then it’s important to talk to a doctor as soon as possible. Head impacts can have varying effects on the body and brain, however, and they
Car Crash Injury
Going to a Doctor After a Car Accident Being in a car accident can be one of the most overwhelming and terrifying experiences to go through. If you’ve been involved in a car accident, you could have suffered injuries to your nerves, muscles, and possibly
Cauda Equina location
Chronic back pain is one of the most common complaints that doctors receive. It’s no surprise given that are always roughly 65 million Americans who have experienced a recent bout of semi-chronic or acute back pain and about eight percent of adults live with some
what is laser spine surgery?
If you are suffering from an injury to your spine or have a herniated disc or tumor that is causing you pain, you are likely looking into different treatment options. Depending on your condition, you may be considering laser surgery. There is a lot of
spinal cord and injuries
When you suffer an injury, the nerves in your body send pain signals to indicate the location of the damage. Pain is a hugely important survival mechanism as it allows you and your body to react to danger indicators and prevent further injury. However, pain
doctor with spinal model
Spinal stenosis occurs when one or more spaces within the spine begin to narrow, reducing the amount of room for the spinal cord and nerves to branch off. Over time, this tightened space can irritate, compress or pinch nerves and/or the spinal cord. Spinal stenosis
black car in accident
Car accident injuries can range from minor and temporary inconveniences to serious and catastrophic injuries that leave you with permanent disabilities or scarring. There are some particularly pernicious injuries, like internal injuries or whiplash, that aren’t always readily apparent. You may not even know you’ve
bone spurs in neck
As we age, our bodies change and adapt to natural wear and tear, injuries and various medical conditions. Bone spurs are one of the common issues experienced by adults 60 years of age and older. Over time, bone spurs can develop anywhere in the body,
man seeing doctor for back pain
The back and spine are key to maintaining the body’s full range of motion and mobility. They are the body’s central support system. The near constant use of the back and spine are one of the reasons why most Americans will experience back pain at
rash on someone's skin
Chickenpox is a common virus known for being exceedingly itchy but mostly harmless (at least when it’s contracted by children). While symptoms of chickenpox eventually clear up and go away, the varicella zoster virus (VZV) that causes it never leaves the body. This remnant virus
multi colored brain image
Pain signals delivered by nerves are oftentimes a warning from our body that it needs help. Unfortunately, there can be conditions or situations where nerves are sending inaccurate signals or the pain signals that are being sent are reducing your quality of life. Pain management