Lumbar Pain

Signs of a Herniated Disc


The intricate system of bones and sponge-like cushions in your spine not only provides your body with basic support, it also protects the main communication lines between your brain and the rest of your body. Even the slightest damage to the spine has implications for the rest of your body. Fortunately, even though the spine… read more

The 411 on Degenerative Disc Disease


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

Common Back Injuries: Spondylolisthesis


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