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Lifestyle Changes to Reduce Your Risk of Migraines Oct 1st, 2019

Migraines can be an incredibly frustrating condition to deal with — and one out of every four households in the United States has someone who suffers from these debilitating headaches, including children. While there’s no silver bullet when it comes to a cure, we do know that many migraines can...

Everything You Need to Know About MILD® For Spinal Stenosis Sep 1st, 2019

You’ve had chronic pain in your lower back that hasn’t resolved in months. Tests reveal that you have lumbar (lower back) spinal stenosis (LSS). Stenosis means your spinal canal has narrowed, putting pressure on your spinal nerves.  Symptoms of lumbar spinal stenosis The following symptoms characterize LSS:  Numbness or tingling...

How Spinal Cord Stimulators Provide Ongoing, Drug-Free Relief from Chronic Back Pain Aug 8th, 2019

Chances are, you or someone you care about lives with chronic back pain. The leading cause of disability and one of the top reasons for missed work, low back pain affects 31 million adults in the United States at any given time. For many people, back pain lingers, interfering more...

Physical Therapy Can Help You Overcome Your Sciatica Pain Jul 22nd, 2019

Sciatica is a condition caused by a damaged, irritated, or pinched sciatic nerve, which is the longest nerve in the body and affects your buttocks, feet, legs, and hips. Sciatica develops for many reasons, ranging from medical conditions like lumbar spinal stenosis (a narrowing of the spinal canal) and degenerative...

Are Epidural Steroid Injections Safe? Jun 20th, 2019

Back pain can sideline you for weeks, months, or years. Depending on what’s causing your pain, you may be able to treat it with an epidural steroid injection. Our team of doctors at Spinal Diagnostics specializes in identifying the source of your back pain and helping you manage or eliminate...

New Interspinous Spacers Provide Drug-free Pain Relief From Spinal Stenosis May 22nd, 2019

If you’re living with back pain, it can be hard to find effective relief, especially when you have spinal stenosis. Spinal stenosis develops when your spine grows narrow in certain areas, which puts pressure on the nerves traveling through your spinal canal. While it doesn’t always cause symptoms, spinal stenosis...