Archive for March 30th, 2016

    Surgical and Non-Surgical Treatment Options for Back Pain

    Neck and back care

    Back pain is one of the commonest medical problems, and studies show that 80% of the population will experience back pain at some point in their lives. Back pain is the reason why people visit doctors offices most often, second only to upper body respiratory infections. It’s also one of the commonest reasons why people miss work, and suffer disabilities. The causes of back pain are complex and chronic back pain and chronic spine issues can be difficult to treat. Fortunately for sufferers, spine specialists can find innovative and effective and minimally invasive surgical and non-surgical treatment for back pains. These options include artificial disc replacement, stem cells, platelet rich plasma (PRP), specialized blood proteins, and more.

    Back pain is a common problem


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