Back pain is one of the most common reasons why people seek medical care. There have been many advances in the treatment of back pain over the years, from minimally invasive approaches to non-surgical treatment options. Each case is different and some options are better than others depending on the conditions associated with the problem. If you suffer from back pain, talk to Dr. Taylor to find out what treatment options are right for you.
Pain in and around the neck is a relatively common condition. This pain can be caused by a number of medical conditions, such as neck strain and injury, herniated discs, pinched nerves, and infections to name a few. Just as there are many conditions associated with neck pain, there are many treatment options as well.
Middle back pain treatments vary by condition. To begin to determine what treatment options are right for you, answer these simple questions:
- Are you in a great deal of pain?
- Does your condition prevent your from daily tasks?
- Have other treatments provided relief?
Surgical Complications and Risks
Dr. Taylor encourages patients to understand fully the risks of surgery before proceeding with any type of surgical intervention. Below you will find a link to a list of some of the many complications which can occur with spine surgery. Please review these complications and discuss with Dr. Taylor further any questions or concerns you have regarding your particular case..
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Conservative/non-surgical treatment options are often the first step in the road to recovery after your diagnosis. Conservative treatment options include exercise, weight loss, pain medications, and epidural injections to name a few. Contact Dr. Taylor to find out first what is causing the pain, and second, the best course of action to begin your road to recovery.