2021

Surgical Options For Spinal Stenosis

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Spinal stenosis occurs when the vertebra narrow, creating pressure on the spinal cord. In severe cases, the pain and potential damage to the spinal cord require surgical treatments to reduce pain and prevent permanent damage to the spinal cord. Fortunately, there are various surgical options, depending on the extent of stenosis. Enlarge The Foramen The process of enlarging the foramen, which is the canal containing the spinal cord, is one option to manage spinal stenosis.…

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Why It's Best To Have A Knee Replacement Sooner Rather Than Later

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If you struggle with chronic arthritis or other serious pain in your knee, you may be looking forward to a knee replacement at some point. Many patients put off this surgery for as long as possible. This is not surprising as knee replacement is a pretty invasive surgery with a long recovery time. But if you know you’ll need knee replacement at some point, is it really wise to put the surgery off as long as possible?…

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