Archive for January, 2017

Spinal Fusion

Spinal fusion, more technically known as spondylodesis, is a type of surgery used to repair vertebrae in the spine. The repair often takes bone tissue from the patient’s pelvic bone, or from a bone bank. This bone tissue is used to connect adjacent vertebrae, in order to keep the affected region of the spine from […]

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Pre and Post Surgical Care

You just met with your doctor and surgery was the recommendation. Now what? While your surgeon will repair the damage, there are ways that you can contribute as well. How you take care of yourself before and after surgery is crucial to how successful the surgery will be. Prior to the operation, it is important […]

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Postural Related Conditions

There are several postural related conditions that can have a major effect on your body. These postural conditions not only alter the way you may stand, walk, or sit; but they put a lot of unnecessary tension on your body. This tension leads to pain, tightness, lack of mobility, and even increases overall stress. A […]

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