Conservative Treatments For A Prolapsed Disc: Exercise!
Anyone who is over 40 may assume that any advice about having a prolapsed disc will stress bed rest and the need to do nothing. However, the general advice now is that anyone who has…Read more
Lumbar Facet Joint Blocks: Allergic Reactions and Infections Put In Context!
Lumbar Facet Joint Blocks: Allergic Reactions and Infections Put In Context!As a procedure, having a lumbar facet joint block is extremely safe. It is a procedure that is minimally invasive in the sense that surgery…Read more
Paravertebral Botox and Lower Back Pain
Paravertebral Botox and Lower Back PainWithin the UK, the use of Botox is still seen as an innovative and somewhat novel approach to treating pain relief. Patients are often desperate to seek a remedy to…Read more
MRI Scans: Their Use and Benefits
MRI Scans: Their Use and BenefitsGenerally an MRI scan is not the first option for patients who present with lower back pain. Often the basic root causes of pain in the lower back are nothing…Read more
What Is ‘Pseudo’Sciatica’?
What Is ‘Pseudo’Sciatica’?Sciatica is a very difficult condition to pinpoint exactly. It is at heart, a condition that is a symptom of the sciatic nerve being compressed, usually by a disc that has slipped or may…Read more
Medicolegal Services From Spinal Healthcare: Experts To Help You
Medicolegal Services From Spinal Healthcare Spinal Healthcare is very proud of its medicolegal service and it is our expertise in terms of spinal healthcare that makes our service incredibly responsive to our patients. We care about…Read more
The Background To Using Pulsed Radiofrequency Treatment As A Cervical Facet Joint Denervation Procedure
The Background To Using Pulsed Radiofrequency Treatment As A Cervical Facet Joint Denervation Procedure Often, when patients are recommended to have a pulsed radiofrequency treatment as a means of ensuring that the nerves near the…Read more
Frequently Asked Questions About Cervical Facet Joint Injections
Frequently Asked Questions About Cervical Facet Joint InjectionsPatients may be recommended for a cervical facet joint injection after other types of traditional or conservative treatments have not been successful. Because they are not the initial treatment…Read more
Caudal Epidurals For Sciatica
Caudal Epidurals For Sciatica Sciatica, where an intervertebral disc in the lower part of the back becomes inflamed, which can then cause pain to be felt in the lower back and within the leg as…Read more
Second Opinion Service From Spinal Healthcare
Second Opinion Service From Spinal Healthcare Patients are often reluctant to obtain a second opinion from a medical professional. There are concerns that the consultant who gave the first opinion will be offended or that they…Read more