Dr Michael Janssen is the first author on a the longest follow–up paper on IDE for Cervical Total Disc Replacement, titled Seven-Year Follow-up of the Food and Drug Administration Investigational Device Exemption Study of the ProDisc®-C Total Disc Replacement versus Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion for Single Level Symptomatic Cervical Disc Disease. This paper was accepted for publication to the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.
Back pain, especially lower back pain, is an ailment that will affect more than 85 percent of Americans at some point. For those that suffer from chronic back pain, looking for natural ways to alleviate pain is much preferable to living on pain meds. Often, these painkillers don’t offer much relief and only treat the […]
Is your back starting to talk to you—but not in a nice way? Try one of these approaches to ease your pain and feel strong and comfortable in your body again. According to the American Pregnancy Association, between 50 and 70 percent of pregnant women experience back pain at some point during their pregnancy. But, […]
Have you ever considered changing your sleep habits to relieve lower back pain, neck pain, or other general aches and pains? If not, it’s time you did. Your sleep position and pillow choice could be the very culprits of your daily discomfort. If you follow these four tips, you could put an end to your […]
Not being able to fall sleep is bad enough, but when you’re unable to snooze because of excruciating back pain, you’re likely to be extra cranky next day. Plus, a lack of sleep can cause weight gain, make you more susceptible to colds and other illnesses, and can also shorten your life. Here are some […]