Is Your Back Causing Your Foot Pain?

Is Your Back Causing Your Foot Pain

“My back hurts.” Most of us have uttered this phrase in frustration at some point in our lives. We tend to think that back pain is just that, back pain. The same goes for foot pain. We tend to think foot pain is just the result of shoes that don’t fit well or an injury […]

Suffering from Pain After a Car Accident?

Car accidents happen. That’s why they are called accidents. But these seemingly “just part of life” events can have a significant impact on your short-term and long-term health.  According to DriverKnowledge.com, every year 3 million people in the United States are injured in a car accident. That’s over 342 accidents every hour. Furthermore, 2 million […]

Injections for Herniated Disc Pain: What You Should Know

Injections for Herniated Disc Pain: What You Should Know

A herniated disc in the lower back is an uncomfortable condition to say the least. This medical condition occurs when the soft, gel-like center of a spinal disc ruptures or protrudes to press against nearby nerves. If you have a herniated disc, you may experience symptoms of pain, numbness, weakness or tingling. These symptoms likely […]

4 Ways to Improve Back Pain Now

4 Ways to Improve Back Pain Now

Living with back pain and not being able to do anything about it can feel defeating. It’s easy to underestimate how age-related wear and tear on your spine can impact your life. After all, your spine is integral to everything you do. You use your spine each and every day to support the majority of […]

Treating Back Pain Without Surgery

Treating Back Pain Without Surgery

Suffering from neck or back pain can be debilitating and frustrating. Because the spine is critical to so many of our body movements, pain from a spine condition can make daily life increasingly difficult. The impact of living with a spine condition doesn’t stop at pain-based symptoms. It can affect your mood and quality of […]

Spine Fusions: What You Need To Know

Spine Fusions: What You Need To Know

When you think about your back, you most likely think of it as a unit; the sum of its parts. But when you’re in pain, it’s as if you can feel each and every structure in your spine when you bend and move. Simple activities like getting out of bed in the morning, sitting at […]

Disc Pain and What To Do About It

Disc Pain and What To Do About It

Is there anything worse than chronic back pain? Plus the aches, sharp stings when you move wrong, and pain is frustrating, annoying, and can make it impossible to do the simplest of daily tasks. Sometimes just getting out of bed is a tall order. For many Americans, their back pain is caused by a disc […]

Is Your Low Back Pain Acute or Chronic?

Is Your Low Back Pain Acute or Chronic?

Pain is a four-letter word. No matter your age, gender, or lifestyle, back pain can happen to anyone. If you have never uttered “how can I make this pain go away” when struggling to get out of bed in the morning, you are one of the lucky ones. In a study conducted to determine the […]

Dr. Patel Answers the Top 3 Most Common MISS Questions

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No one actually wants to have surgery; the orthopedic surgeons at Oasis Orthopedic & Spine want to be able to solve your back pain without ever picking up a scalpel. But if surgery is the correct course of action for your specific spine condition, Oasis Orthopedic & Spine prefers minimally invasive spine surgeries (MISS) over […]

Spinal Fusion Vs. Disc Replacement with Dr. Patel

Spinal Fusion Vs. Disc Replacement with Dr. Patel

Back pain may be common, but that does not mean you have to suffer from the daily struggles. You deserve treatment for your spine condition. At Oasis Orthopedic & Spine, we believe in exhausting all non-surgical treatments before turning to minimally invasive spine surgery. But for many sufferers of back pain, conservative treatment doesn’t provide […]