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Degenerative Disc DiseaseSpinal StenosisHerniated Discs

What Obesity Does to the Spine

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…

3 min read

March 12th, 2018

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TreatmentsEndoscopic Spine Surgery

Is Minimally Invasive Surgery Right for Your Aging and Aching Back?

Learn How a Minimally Invasive procedure call an Endoscopic Laminotomy can help Spinal Stenosis, an age related narrowing of the spine. Back pain is as common as it is frustrating. Almost everyone…

3 min read

December 11th, 2017

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Back PainTreatments

Non-surgical Back Pain Management

A trio of options to provide relief and tips for chronic back pain sufferers. People with chronic back pain may have already tried an array of non-invasive pain management methods to dull the ache…

3 min read

December 3rd, 2017

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Spinal FusionEndoscopic Spine Surgery

Studies on Spinal Fusion Success Rates

What is spinal fusion or back fusion? A spinal fusion (also known as back fusion) is a surgical procedure that permanently joins together (fuse) two or more vertebrae (bones in the spine). Screws…

4 min read

December 3rd, 2017

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Endoscopic Spine SurgerySurgery

Video Games Help Surgeons with Dexterity and More

Orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Praveen Kadimcherla explains why surgeons should play as hard as they work. The next time you're scheduled for minimally invasive surgery – such as the types used for many…

4 min read

November 19th, 2017

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Back PainPrevention

Do's and Don'ts for Back Pain Prevention While Sleeping

Dr. Kaliq Chang offers tips on how mattresses, pillows and sleep positions impact back pain. Sleep is supposed to be a respite from our troubles, but sometimes the way we sleep – and the mattress and…

4 min read

November 11th, 2017