Category Archives: Pain Management

Epidural Steroid Injections: An Overview

An Epidural Steroid Injection (ESI) is a common, non-surgical pain treatment method that involves injecting steroid medication into the Epidural Space of the spine where inflamed nerves are located. Inflamed nerves caused by the narrowing of the spinal passages can cause spinal related arm or leg pain in which the ESI can reduce the inflammation […]

A patient’s guide to EMG testing

How are EMG tests performed? Electromyography (EMG) is a neurological test that measures muscle and nerve response to electrical activity, used to identify neuromuscular abnormalities. The EMG procedure may be performed on an outpatient or inpatient basis. These tests are performed in two ways: Nerve Conduction Study: This test examines how well the nerve is […]

Benefits of Chiropractic Treatment

Aches and pains may seem to come and go, but there may come a point at which you notice you are tensing your neck and shoulders when you lean forward or look one way or the other. You may grimace in pain when you reach for your shoes in the morning, or when you climb […]

Kyphoplasty for Osteoarthritis

Kyphoplasty is a new minimally invasive treatment that treats osteoporotic fractures. Most patients can return to their regular activities after this procedure. Our physicians will perform a diagnostic evaluation to determine if you are a candidate for Kyphoplasty, as well as discuss all associated risks and benefits. Osteoporosis is a disease affecting more than 28 […]