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“Regular” Pain or Neuropathy? What’s the Difference?

June 9, 2022

It is nearly impossible to predict when pain will strike. When pain is present, knowing what is causing it (and addressing it as soon as possible) is critical, as it may signal a broader underlying problem. But how can you…

The Most Common Causes of Back Pain and How to Prevent Them

May 17, 2022

Back pain is a prevalent ailment among the global population, affecting approximately one in every four people. It can be caused by a variety of factors, including poor posture, increased stress and even lack of exercise. Fortunately, there are several…

What are the Types of Pain Management?

April 5, 2022

Pain is a basic human instinct that is characterized by nerves responding to external or internal stimuli in a way that the brain can recognize and process. This instinct plays a critical role in human survival but can sometimes do…

What Spine Vertebrae Correspond to Different Areas of Pain?

March 23, 2022

The spine is a fascinating part of the human anatomy that is made up of many intricate parts working together to support the core of a torso. In total, there are seven cervical vertebrae, twelve thoracic vertebrae, five lumbar vertebrae,…

What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

February 23, 2022

Among the most common nerve disorders patients experience today, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome affects more than eight million people across the globe each year and is often very treatable. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Symptoms The most common symptom of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome…

What is an Epidural?

January 13, 2022

We hear about epidural injections frequently in the medical world, but what exactly are they? An epidural injection is a minimally invasive method of relieving pain and/or swelling for patients that are not responding to the more conservative treatments. The…

Brain Specialists & Spine Specialists: What’s the Difference?

October 6, 2021

Often in the world of Neurology, brain specialists and spine specialists are lumped into one category. The fact of the matter is that the two specialists have some similarities but many differences as well. With complex symptoms and diagnoses becoming…

How Can Botox Help Migraines?

June 18, 2021

Whether they develop earlier in life or later, on average, migraines affect nearly 12 percent of Americans each day. Though there are several environmental and lifestyle factors that can trigger a migraine, some individuals – such as women, those with…

What is an MRI?

May 25, 2021

If your doctor has recently requested that you have an MRI completed, you may find yourself with a lot of questions. How does an MRI work? How long does an MRI take? What does an MRI show? This can all…

Back Pain: Who Can You Rely on To Have Your Back?

April 21, 2021

There could be many different things to blame for causing chronic back pain that impacts everyday life. In youth and middle age, back pain can often be attributed to soft tissue injuries; as the body ages, it is more common…