Atlantic Spine Center Blog

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Herniated and Bulging Spinal Discs. Are They the Same Thing?

Bulging DiscsHerniated Discs
Dr. Kaixuan Liu explains the differences and similarities between Herniated and Bulging Discs. There's a lot of confusing lingo out there surrounding spinal disc problems, with many people wondering…
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Spinal Bone Spur Removal and Recovery Time - What You Should Know

TreatmentsBone Spurs
Dr. Kaixuan Liu with Atlantic Spine Center discusses bone spurs, how they're removed and what to expect during recovery. Bone spurs can develop in several parts of the body, but when they grow on the…
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Cancer of the Spine is Rare - What to Know and What to Do.

TreatmentsSurgery
Persistent back pain can be alarming for many reasons, but it seldom signals the serious diagnosis of cancer of the spine, according to Kaixuan Liu, MD, PhD, founder and Medical Director of Atlantic…
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Neck Stretches that can ease discomfort. Recommended from Dr. Kaliq Chang

Neck PainExercises
Whether you have neck pain simply because you slept funny, you’ve temporarily developed a sore neck or your neck hurts on a chronic basis, you’re in good company. The good news here is that stretches…
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How Foraminal Stenosis is Diagnosed and Treated

TreatmentsSpinal Conditions
Chronic back pain sufferers are certain of only one thing: that their back really hurts and keeps on hurting. But they may not know about a condition called “foraminal stenosis”: a narrowing in the…
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What are the Best Pain Relief Options for Sciatica?

TreatmentsExercisesMedication
Dr. Kaliq Chang offers his recommendations on treatment choices for Sciatica Since sciatica pain is often compared to the agony of a toothache, effective treatment options for this poorly understood…