Atlantic Spine Center Blog

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Dr. Kaixuan Liu with his Tips on Protecting Your Back When Carrying Extra Weight

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Obesity and its Effects on the Spine More than twenty years ago, federal health officials warned that a growing obesity epidemic was threatening the health of millions of Americans. Since then, the…
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How Is a Cervical (neck) Herniation Treated?

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Problems that nag us often get labeled a “pain in the neck.” But there’s an actual pain in the neck called a cervical disc herniation that can create a host of troublesome symptoms, necessitating…
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Heat or Ice for an Aching Back and Neck?

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Back and neck pain are among our most common afflictions. According to most estimates, as many as 70-80% of adults will suffer back or neck pain that interferes with their daily activities at some…
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ExcelsiusGPS Robotic Navigation Spine Surgery

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GPS-like Robot Proves a “Groundbreaking” option for Spinal Fusion Surgery at Atlantic Spine Center. Dr. Praveen Kadimcherla with Atlantic Spine Center describes the quick and precise technique of this…
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5 Myths and Truths about Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

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If you have been dealing with chronic back or neck pain that has not responded to conservative measures, you may be wondering if surgery is an option. But myths abound about minimally invasive spine…
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Pinched Nerves - How They're Diagnosed and Treated

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If you’ve got a pinched nerve, you’re likely aware of it day and night because of the pain and numbness it produces. But many people with pinched nerves around the spine, a highly common problem, have…