Epidural Steroid Injection

Is Your Neck Pain Serious?

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We’ve all woken up and realized we’re going to have to get through the day without turning our heads because of neck pain. Neck pain can be startling and have a debilitating effect on your daily life. You’re ready for it to leave the instant it shows up, and much like any kind of spinal… read more

Steroid Injection Risks and Success Rates

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Steroid injections are a great tool for helping with pain relief and pain management for a variety of conditions. They’re ideal for hard to reach areas of inflammation or degeneration, and they’re a relatively mild treatment option with few side effects. If you have to choose between surgery or a steroid injection, it’s a pretty… read more

Diagnosing Back Pain with Steroid Injections

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When it comes to your spine, there are many different joints and areas that can cause you pain. Because of the complexity of this structure, it can be exceptionally difficult to figure out exactly what is causing you pain. There are some times where a back pain specialist can simply do an exam and know… read more

Stress or More? When to See the Doctor for Lower Back Pain

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Look, we all know how much of a toll stress can take on our body, and we’re sure that you’ve experienced pain and other physical symptoms associated with stress. You may not even know what you’re stressing out about, but your body decides to fight back and hurt. Back pain is a common symptom of… read more

The 411 on Degenerative Disc Disease

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Back pain is never fun or easy to deal with, however, when doctors throw around a wide variety of terms, it can be even more difficult to figure out exactly what condition you’re dealing with. Before, we’ve chatted a bit about the difference between a bulging disc and a herniated disc in your spine, but… read more

Living with Chronic Pain

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It doesn’t matter what type of chronic pain you have, how often you have flare-ups, or how bad it is, chronic pain is it’s own debilitating condition. Chronic pain can be caused by any number of health problems and can impact how you live your life. Back pain of any type can quickly degrade into… read more

Common Back Injuries: Spondylolisthesis

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Do you know the difference between spondylolisthesis, a herniated disc, and a bulging disc? Odds are you probably don’t, and that’s okay. Not many individuals know the difference between these types of spinal disc injuries unless they have suffered from one themselves. In fact, just trying to remember the term, spondylolisthesis, can be a challenge.… read more