Xray showing a Lumbar Disc Herniation

Lumbar Disc Herniations

The lower spinal column, also known as the lumbar region, consists of small, stacked bones called vertebrae that surround and protect the …

Spine doctor showing an example of spine injury

Arthroplasty, often referred to as joint replacement surgery, is an orthopedic procedure that replaces a deteriorated joint with a prosthesis made from …

Woman working her balance and arms with a trainer

Inside your joints are about 140 small, fluid-filled sacs called bursae. When all is going well, these sacs reduce friction in the …

Xray showing spinal fusion

The idea of spinal fusion surgery tends to make people nervous. Some patients worry it will cause even more back pain than …