If you have spinal stenosis or spinal instability, spine fusion may be a good option. Our orthopaedic surgeon explains.
Inflammation of the spinal tissue can cause debilitating pain with few treatment options ― until now. A specialist explains two new treatments.
Have you ever bent over to grab something only to be paralyzed by sharp back pain? If you haven’t had a fall or experienced any other trauma and you’re beyond age 60, another possible reason is a compression fracture. It’s more common in postmenopausal women, but it can happen in men too.
Back pain is the second most common reason people visit their family doctors. If yours is chronic, here are 4 things you need to know.