Lumbar Fusion

Sometimes, despite all of our best efforts and intentions in life we can become injured or suffer an unfortunate traumatic event that requires us to have surgery.  There are multiple different

Degenerative Disc Disease

So you’ve been told that you have degenerative disc disease: what is it and what does this mean?  This can be a frightening term to hear.  You may think the 'spinal discs' are  worn out and

Back Spasms

What are back spasms?

 

Sciatica

What is Sciatica?

 

Herniated Disc

What is a herniated disc and is there anything we can do about it? To understand what a herniated disc is we should first learn about a healthy/normal disc.  And yes, we can do something about it.

Spinal Stenosis

Spinal Stenosis: What is it?

 

ACL Tear

Chances are if you follow any types of sports, you have heard of an ACL tear. Your ACL is a ligament within the knee joint that stops your tibia or shin bone from sliding forward, and limits

Knee Replacement

If you are at the point of considering a knee replacement, odds are you have had a lot of issues with your knees. A knee replacement is, and should be the last option on the table when

Knee Arthritis

Knee arthritis is one of the fastest growing orthopedic problems in the United States. People are living longer today than ever. In fact people live so long, their joints can’t keep up, which is

Knee Tendonitis

Tendonitis is a term used for inflammation of a tendon.  Patellar tendonitis, or jumpers knee, is inflammation of the tendon across the knee joint. Usually this happens when the knee is used in