Problems viewing this email or not seeing images? Click here to view it in your web browser
spineadvisor: Neck & Back Pain eNewsletter from SpineUniverse.com
spineuniverse.com May 27, 2009
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery — What You Need to Know
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimally invasive spine surgery was developed to effectively treat spinal disorders with a small amount of muscle injury. What does this mean for patients? For starters, smaller incisions and a faster recovery time.

View Article

Ask The Experts
At-home Treatments for Neck Pain
Ask the Experts Question

Question:
I was recently diagnosed with a bulging disc at C5-C6. Is there anything I can do (that is, without seeing a doctor) to relieve my pain?
—Norwalk, CT

Ask the Experts Answer

Answer:
This is a great question because many people can relate to your pain. In fact, C5-C6 is the most common area of herniation in the neck. That segment is particularly susceptible to normal wear and tear usually caused by aging (though poor mechanics can also play a part).

You're also not alone in your desire to take care of yourself without having to go to the doctor. Many health care professionals will tell you that most of the healing process goes on outside of a doctor's office...

Read Complete Answer

This Week's Expert
David B. Tuchinsky, DC
Chiropractor
Tuchinsky Chiropractice Life Center, Inc.
Naranja, FL
Ask the Experts a Question
Find a Spine Professional in your Area
Sponsor: Laser Spine Institute

About our Sponsor:
Have you been told that you may need spine surgery?

You may be a candidate for gentle endoscopic laser spine surgery. As an outpatient surgery, this option means fewer risks, no hospital stay, and a speedier recovery.

You may be eligible for a Free MRI Review — Find out today!

Featured Clinical Trial
If you are an adult suffering with Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease, you may be a candidate for the Freedom® Lumbar Disc clinical trial.

The objective of this trial, sponsored by AxioMed® Spine Corporation, is to collect clinical data to demonstrate the safety and effectiveness of FLD used for the treatment of symptomatic lumbar degenerative disc disease…Read More

Common Treatments
Alternative
Bracing
Chiropractic
Drugs and Medications
Exercise
Interventional Pain Management
Physical Therapy
Surgery
Back Pain Videos
Back Pain Videos
Advertisements
Minimally Invasive Spine SurgeryMinimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Managing Pain
Is Back Pain Coming Between You and Your Golf Swing?
Is Back Pain Coming Between You and Your Golf Swing?

It's finally golf season again—time to drag your clubs out of the garage, dust off your spikes, and head to the course. But if you have low back pain, swinging a golf club might be the last thing you should do. That is, unless you know the proper form.

View Article

SpineUniverse Radio
SpineUniverse Radio

Listen to quality back and neck pain advice on SpineUniverse Radio every Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 EST/1:00 CST. You can also access archived shows—including our most recent program on the psychology of back pain—at HealthRadio.net. Listen Now!

SpineUniverse, LLC - 408 Bloomfield Avenue, Suite A - Montclair, NJ 07042 - 973.783.0660
spineuniverse.com