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Conditions We Treat

Compression Fractures

A compression fracture, a fracture of in the vertebrae often has osteoporosis (loss of bone mass) as a root cause.      

Diagnosis & Treatment

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include:

  • Radiographs
  • Medical management
  • Interventional Radiology (kyphoplasty, vertebroplasty)
  • Physical and/or occupational therapy
  • Surgery

Degenerative Disk Disease

Often related to aging, degenerative disk disease describes the breakdown of the cartilage disks located between the vertebrae of the spine.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include:

•          Radiographs

•          Medical management

•          Surgery: Microdiscectomy

•          Physical and/or occupational therapy

Cervical Disk Disease

Cervical disk disease describes a compromised disk in the upper portion (cervical) of the spine.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include:

•          Radiographs

•          Medical management

•          Surgery:  Cervical disk arthroplasty

•          Physical and/or occupational therapy

Lumbar Disk Disease

Lumbar disk disease describes a compromised disk in the lower portion (lumbar) of the spine.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include:

•          Radiographs

•          Medical management

•          Surgery: Microdiscectomy

•          Physical and/or occupational therapy

Sciatica

Sciatica describes numbness, tingling or pain that radiates down the leg from the lower back.

Diagnosis & Treatment        

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include:

•          Radiographs

•          Medical management

•          Physical and/or occupational therapy

Spinal Instability

Abnormal movement between vertebrae due to the breakdown of disks is called spinal instability.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include:

•          Radiographs

•          Medical management

•          Surgery: Spinal fusion

•          Physical and/or occupational therapy

Spinal Stenosis

Spinal stenosis describes the narrowing or diminishment of spaces and cushioning between the vertebrae in the spine.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include:

•          Radiographs

•          Medical management

•          Surgery: Decompression, spinal fusion if needed

•          Physical and/or occupational therapy

Spondylolisthesis

Spondylolisthesis is a painful condition that occurs when one or more of the disks in the spinal column displace, pushing forward.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include

•          Radiographs

•          Medical management

•          Surgery: Decompression, spinal fusion if needed

•          Physical and/or occupational therapy

Spondylolysis

Spondylolysis is the medical term describing wear and tear that causes degeneration of the disks in the spine.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include:

•          Radiographs

•          Medical management

•          Surgery: Spinal fusion if needed

•          Physical and/or occupational therapy

Scoliosis

Scoliosis is the medical term that describes an “S” shaped curvature of the spine.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include:

•          Radiographs

•          Medical management

•          Surgery

•          Physical and/or occupational therapy

Sprains and Strains

Overextension or overexertion of a muscle, tendon or ligament can cause a sprain or strain. Though they sound minor, many people find recovery from a sprain or strain to be longer and more challenging than recovering from a fracture or clean break.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Examination and assessment that typically includes a physical examination, medical history and usually some tests, including range of motion, sensitivity and imaging studies.

Care is always personalized to your needs but may include:

•          Medical Management

•          Physical and/or occupational therapy 


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