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Low Back Problems Can Have Some of the Same Symptoms of Sciatic Nerve Pain One day your leg begins to hurt. It has a burning pain radiating down it, and feels numb and weak; the classic signs of sciatica. But you should not self-diagnose, please see a medical doctor who is a non-surgical spine specialist,…

PRP knee injections are emerging as highly sought-after treatments for those suffering from a wide variety of knee pain or injuries in Oklahoma. PRP has been used to treat many different orthopedic conditions for well over two decades, although many are just learning about PRP. History of PRP or Platelet-rich Plasma in Orthopedic Treatment While…

Low back pain is a common symptom that many adults in the U.S. experience, particularly in Oklahoma. In fact, one study found that over a quarter of the population had experienced low back pain in the 90 days before answering a survey. Fortunately, many episodes of low back pain only last for a few months….

Low Back Pain and Right Leg Pain Causes and Treatments Low back and right leg pain can have many different causes. Common causes include herniated discs, degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis, and sciatica. Treatment options for low back and right leg pain often depends on the underlying cause of the pain. Common treatments include physical…

 Healthcare in the era of COVID-19 As the Coronavirus “curve” flattens, Oklahomans are preparing to resume work and other activities outside the home that expose you to pain and injury. However, seeking healthcare in an oldfashioned clinic with large numbers of patients may still risk unnecessary exposure to COVID-19 and other germs. Despite the recession…

Regenerative Medicine, including bone marrow cells and blood platelet-derived products, are revolutionizing the treatment options available for patients suffering musculoskeletal pain and injury. Spine, joint, nerve, tendon, and ligament problems can often be addressed with surgery-free, minimally invasive approaches. However, in order to maximize the potential of your regenerative treatment, it is critical that your…

Sacroiliac Joint Pain (SIJ) Common causes of lower back pain, which can radiate into the hips and legs, include several types of arthritis. In my musculoskeletal spine and joint pain and injury practice, I routinely treat patients suffering from sacroiliac joint pain. Recently, I was asked to author an article on the topic for the…