Atlantic Spine Center Blog

Back PainPreventionPain and Rehab

Dr. Kaliq Chang Offers Tips for Better Back Health When Obesity Is the Problem.

Unhealthy weight gain may be putting many problems on your back, literally. That concern is echoed by Kaliq Chang MD, of Atlantic Spine Center. He says obesity is associated with wear-and-tear on the…

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February 21st, 2019

Back PainPrevention

Best Careers for Individuals Suffering from Chronic Neck or Back Pain

There are many people who deal with chronic neck or back pain on a daily basis, but they still need to work. You may be suffering, but the bills will not stop because of it. Undergoing treatment for…

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February 19th, 2019

SurgerySpinal FusionRecovery

Recovering from Spinal Fusion – What to Expect

Back pain is a symptom, not a specific disease. It afflicts almost everyone at some point in their lives and is second only to the common cold as the cause of lost days of work and visits to a doctor…

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February 15th, 2019

Spinal ConditionsSciatica

Piriformis Syndrome - An Under-Diagnosed and Under-Treated Cause Of Sciatic Pain

Sciatica describes leg pain that originates in the lower back, travels through the buttock and down the sciatic nerve in the leg. It is a condition that can prove to be incredibly painful and even…

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February 8th, 2019

SurgeryDo's and Don'ts

Do's and Don'ts After Scoliosis Surgery

Dr. Kadimcherla with Atlantic Spine Center explains the recovery process after Scoliosis surgery By the time scoliosis becomes severe enough to require surgery; reducing this curvature of the spine is…

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February 1st, 2019

Stem CellsPeripheral Joint Problems

Pain Specialist Dr. Jason Arora with Atlantic Spine Center Offers Tips to Prevent Peripheral Joint Problems

"Everyone has a doctor within them." Those words, from the ancient Greek physician Hippocrates, are proving increasingly true as physicians learn more about using a patient's own cells effectively to…

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January 31st, 2019