Most diagnoses of neck and back pain are nothing to be afraid of and often times imaging studies are not necessary. Learn more about what you need to know the next time you visit your doctor for back or neck pain.
During pregnancy, 50 to 70 percent of women will develop back pain and/or sciatica, which is pain from the lower back down the leg. Luckily, there is a lot that can be done to manage this pain.
Read about the top four things you can do to maintain a healthy spine.
If you’re feeling back pain or a shooting, burning sensation that runs down the back of your leg, you may have sciatica. The challenge is figuring out the cause of this pain.
Surgical spine care at Kent is an integrated program and involves the collaboration between orthopedic and neurological surgery. A patient-centered, team approach provides high-quality patient care.
Back pain is one of the most common reasons people seek medical attention. In fact, nearly 8 out of 10 people experience back pain at some point in their lives.