Back Pain

Why Rest And Medications Don’t Always Work… But Yet You Are Told By Your Doctor To Do That First..

I get so many patients that have either come into my office after a month of rest and are frustrated that they still hurt.  Or they reach out to me to get my opinion on what is going on, and are then told by their doctor that they need to just take some medication and rest or just …

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You Get A Scary Diagnosis and You Are Told You Have to Have Surgery

I was on the phone with a past patient who was hurting in his back and having pain down his leg. He got and MRI and was told that he has stenosis and one herniated disc. (Unfortunatley what the doctors do not tell you that based on research as you get older the majority of people …

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Warning: If You Still Have Back Pain After All This Time… It’s Because Your Doctor May Not Have Told You About This

Have you ever wondered why so many people have back pain? Why it is a billion dollar industry? Why so many people can not get relief and how back pain reoccurs? For many people, back pain follows a similar path of treatment. The path starts out with you doing something to your back.  Most people are not …

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How to Know if Drugs or Injections Will NOT Work For You

Are you frustrated that you have been on pain pills or you had injections and your pain returned? Or worse it did not help much?  This is common with people who come into our office. To understand why drugs and injections did not last or work, first, you need to understand the mechanism of pain. We …

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Is Surgery Really The Only Option? How PT Comes Into Play & What You Need to Know

I had a recent patient where the doctor recommended a lateral release surgery to the knee. This patient did not want to have surgery but they were at odds as to what to do. They had tried ART and cupping without success. This patient had been hurting for 8 months and was unable to play …

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