I’ve been diagnosed with Degenerative Disc Disease….Now What? It is very common to be upset and feel overwhelmed after you’ve been told that you have degenerative disc disease. Not only does it sound awful, it also sounds like there’s not much you can do about it. My patients frequently tell me that they believe this […]
SPINE PAIN: 3 Serious (but rare) conditions that may be causing your spine pain
While most cases of low back pain are caused by benign mechanical issues and soft-tissue injury, there are a few rare spine conditions (discussed below) that may be causing the symptoms.
Although back pain is common, the evaluation shouldn’t assume that it’s always caused by common conditions. At Restorative Pain Solutions, all patients receive a 360-degree evaluation that includes not only an evaluation of the presenting problem but the medical conditions and lifestyle factors that may be contributing as well.