Atlantic Spine Center Blog

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Do I Have Sciatica, or Something Else?

What conditions can mimic sciatica? Back pain accompanied by pain radiating down one or both legs is sciatica, right? While that's often the case, several other back problems can be confused for…
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Scoliosis. When Is Surgery Necessary?

Spine Surgeon Dr. Praveen Kadimcherla Shares his Knowledge on Scoliosis and its Treatment Options. What is Scoliosis Scoliosis is a condition in which the spine, or backbone, develops a curved shape…
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Spinal Stenosis — Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

SymptomsTreatmentSpinal Stenosis
Spinal or vertebral stenosis is a common back condition. With this disease, the spaces in the spine become too narrow, which increases pressure on the spinal cord and other nerves. Symptoms and Signs…
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How Blood Plasma with Platelets Injections Can Help You Heal Quickly

TreatmentsRepair Cells
Dr. Kaliq Chang with Atlantic Spine Center explains Blood Plasma with Platelets Therapy and its benefits. Watching high-profile professional athletes return to the playing field after receiving…
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What Obesity Does to the Spine

Degenerative Disc DiseaseSpinal StenosisHerniated Discs
Dr. Kaliq Chang with tips on understanding back pain and spinal damage wrought by carrying too many pounds. With so much focus on the many health risks of obesity – including heart disease, diabetes…
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Is Minimally Invasive Surgery Right for Your Aging and Aching Back?

TreatmentsEndoscopic Spine Surgery
Am I a Candidate for Minimally Invasive Surgery? Learn How a Minimally Invasive procedure called an Endoscopic Laminotomy can help Spinal Stenosis, an age-related narrowing of the spine. Back pain is…