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When Is a rhizotomy Necessary?

Dr. Jerry Lewis08/03/2023

If you deal with chronic pain and other treatment methods have not helped, you may be a candidate for a rhizotomy. Learn about this treatment here.


What Does Sacroiliac Pain Feel Like?

Dr. Jerry Lewis06/30/2023

Sacroiliac joint pain is often felt in the lower back, hips, and butt and can make simple tasks like sitting, walking, and even sleeping difficult.


Three Non-Spine-Related Sources That Could be Causing Your Back Pain

Dr. Jerry Lewis05/30/2023

Not all back pain is related to your spine. Find out what else may be causing back discomfort and what treatment options you have for pain management.


How Can Kyphoplasty Correct Curvature of the Spine?

Dr. Jerry Lewis04/30/2023

With a simple, minimally invasive procedure that takes just about an hour, correct posture and a straighter spine can be restored.


Is a Discogram Painful?

Dr. Jerry Lewis03/31/2023

Chronic back pain should be checked out as soon as possible. Learn how a diagnostic test called a discogram can address the source of your discomfort.


Radiofrequency Ablation Can Help Relieve Chronic Pain

Dr. Jerry Lewis02/27/2023

Radiofrequency ablation may help with chronic back pain and conditions like sacroiliitis. Learn about this cutting-edge treatment and how it works.


How Long Can Spinal Cord Stimulation Last?

Dr. Jerry Lewis01/31/2023

Spinal cord stimulation may reduce chronic pain and your reliance on prescription medications. Our pain specialist explains how treatment works here.


Regain Comfort From Lower Back Pain With Rhizotomy Treatment

Dr. Jerry Lewis12/26/2022

Lower back pain can interfere with your day-to-day activities and quality of life. Discover the benefits of rhizotomy treatment and how it works here.


When Should You See a Doctor for Epidural Steroid Injections?

Dr. Jerry Lewis11/25/2022

Epidural steroid injections provide pain relief when issues like back pain interfere with your life. See how we treat qualified patients here.


How Can I Tell if my Back Has a Ruptured Disc?

Dr. Jerry Lewis10/27/2022

Back pain is debilitating, but a pain specialist can determine the source of your discomfort with a discogram. See if you have a ruptured disc here.


A Guide to Chronic Pain Yoga Poses

Dr. Jerry Lewis09/01/2022

Yoga effectively manages chronic pain and can help improve flexibility, strength, and mobility.


What Is Menopausal Joint Pain?

Dr. Jerry Lewis06/14/2022

As women age, they may start to experience joint pain that can be cause by the natural agining process, menopause, and other health conditions.


Can Low Testosterone Cause Achy Joints?

Dr. Jerry Lewis05/13/2022

There are mnay causes of chronic joint pain, however, certain medical conditions can contribute to pain in your knees, back, shoulders, and etc.


What You Need to Know About Arthritis

Dr. Jerry Lewis04/12/2022

Arthritis is a form of joint disorder that can cause pain, swelling, and stiffness in the joints.


Exercises to Reduce Chronic Pain Symptoms

Dr. Jerry Lewis03/29/2022

Everyday activities that most people take for granted can be challenging when your body hurts. But there's good news: exercises reduce chronic pain.


The Connection Between TBIS and Chronic Pain

Dr. Jerry Lewis02/11/2022

Although most people think of concussions when thinking of traumatic brain injuries, not every case is so mild.


Common Triggers for Chronic Pain

Dr. Jerry Lewis01/26/2022

While painful symptoms typically subside when it comes to minor injuries, pain can become chronic when they linger for several months.


When to See a Specialist for Chronic Pain

Dr. Jerry Lewis12/21/2021

The experts here are here to share some important warning signs that suggest your pain should be addressed by a specialist.


What Are Trigger Points and Why Do They Matter?

Dr. Jerry Lewis10/09/2019

It’s been long known among the medical community that among the most common causes of pain are trigger points and are the most ignored health issue.


Why Low Testosterone May Be The Culprit Behind Your Chronic Pain

Dr. Jerry Lewis04/12/2019

Testosterone is crucial for cellular growth, immunity, and a healthy nervous system.

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