Is back pain getting you down? Up to 85 percent of Americans will suffer from back pain at some point in their lives, but only a third will get help. Come listen to a fellowship-trained spine surgeon discuss the causes of back pain and what you can do to alleviate your pain. A variety of treatment approaches will be discussed, and you will have an opportunity to ask questions and get answers.
Patricia Senn was only 13 when she had bilateral knee surgery in California. Although osteoarthritis of the knee ran in her family—her mother had double knee replacements—being a girls’ fast pitch softball player since age 5 didn’t help. After surgery, Senn returned to softball but her knees grew worse, and she was forced to quit the sport at age 18.
If your knee has been severely damaged by arthritis or an injury, it may be hard to perform simple activities, such as walking or climbing stairs. Individuals with knee arthritis may even feel pain while sitting or lying down. If nonsurgical treatments, such as medications and using walking supports, do not help, it may be […]
Arthritis is inflammation of one or more of joints and may cause pain, swelling and stiffness, making it difficult to do everyday activities, such as walking or climbing stairs. Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis in the knee. It is a degenerative, “wear-and-tear” type of arthritis that occurs most often in people 50 […]
Is back pain getting you down? Up to 85% of Americans will suffer from back pain during their lives, but only a third will get help. Join us on August 24th from 3-4 pm for a FREE Seminar at the Erie Community Library (400 Powers St., Erie, CO) to learn about possible causes of back pain and how to treat and eliminate your pain.