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Neck PainHerniated Discs

Herniated Disc in the Neck Caused by Whiplash Injury

Adverse weather conditions (eg, snow and rain) can significantly increase motor vehicle crashes by reducing tire adherence and impairing visibility. According to the US National Research Council, in…

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November 5th, 2018

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Back PainNeck Pain

Bulging Discs vs. Herniated Discs - What's the Difference?

Dr. Praveen Kadimcherla explains these two common spinal problems and offers tips on treatment options: With back pain causing more lost work productivity than any other medical condition in the…

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October 4th, 2018

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Endoscopic Spine SurgeryTreatments

Endoscopic Rhizotomy - Dr. Kaliq Chang with Atlantic Spine Center Explains this Procedure and its Benefits

It makes sense that joints constantly in motion might deteriorate from wear and tear, causing chronic pain. That's precisely what can happen to facet joints in the spine, which a procedure known as…

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October 1st, 2018

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SymptomsTreatments

Sounds Ridiculous, But It's Really Radiculitis

Dr. Kaliq Chang explains radicular pain and some tips for coping with this common spine problem. Radiculitis can affect any part of the spine, but is most common in the lower back or neck. The…

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September 15th, 2018

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SciaticaSymptoms

Do I Have Sciatica, or Something Else?

Dr. Kaliq Chang explains back conditions that may mimic sciatica and how to tell the difference. Back pain accompanied by pain radiating down one or both legs is sciatica, right? While that's often…

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September 3rd, 2018

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ScoliosisSurgery

Scoliosis. When Is Surgery Necessary?

Spine Surgeon Dr. Praveen Kadimcherla Shares his Knowledge on Scoliosis and its Treatment Options. Scoliosis, characterized by an abnormal curve of the spine, is seen most often in girls between the…

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July 19th, 2018