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Top Tips to Turn Good Posture into Less Back Pain

Top Tips to Turn Good Posture into Less Back Pain

| August 25, 2015

Most of us get back pain at some point in our lives. One surprisingly simple strategy can go a long way to alleviating back pain: Paying attention to your posture. Harvard Medical School gives these imagery and exercise tips to improve your posture: Imagery: Think of a straight line passing through your body from ceiling […]

How to Prevent Back Pain and When It’s Time To See A Doctor

How to Prevent Back Pain and When It’s Time To See A Doctor

| August 18, 2015

If you experience back pain, you can take some comfort in knowing that many others can sympathize. When it comes to common kinds of pain, lower back pain ranks with headaches and joint pain among the most frequent complaints, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The most common reason […]

How To Combat Your Child’s Back Pain

How To Combat Your Child’s Back Pain

| August 11, 2015

As families begin their back to school shopping and start to get ready to start the new school year, we can’t forget to pay attention to the small things that can get easily over looked with respect to our children’s health. In fact, between 30 percent to 50 percent of children have complaints of back […]

CSO Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center Location to Begin Seeing Patients

CSO Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center Location to Begin Seeing Patients

| August 7, 2015

The Center for Spine and Orthopedics is pleased to announce we will begin seeing patients at our newest satellite location at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center, located on E 19th Avenue, beginning Wednesday, August 12th! We are excited to welcome our patients at this site, and for the opportunity to continue to work with and serve […]

How Your Child’s Backpack May Be Causing Back Pain

How Your Child’s Backpack May Be Causing Back Pain

| August 4, 2015

We know that along with the back-to-school craze August is known for comes paperwork and homework galore. But what could those countless forms and heavy books mean for your students when placed in a backpack? Could they be causing back pain in your student? The Fourth of July was a month ago, and we know […]

How Your Comfy Sofa May Be Causing You Back Pain

How Your Comfy Sofa May Be Causing You Back Pain

| July 28, 2015

Are you sitting comfortably? Then you might be ruining your back, says a survey. Soft sofas are being blamed for a rise in back problems. A fifth of people reported symptoms such as lower backache and shoulder strain after purchasing a luxurious sofa and reclining on it regularly. While wooden chairs or upright furniture were […]

Myths About Back Pain

Myths About Back Pain

| July 21, 2015

It is more than likely you have suffered from back pain at some point in your life, but what really helps dull the pain of an achy back? It might be a sharp stab. It might be a dull ache. Sooner or later, 8 out of 10 of us will have back pain, and myths about […]

Top Exercising Tips for Reducing Back Pain

Top Exercising Tips for Reducing Back Pain

| July 14, 2015

We know suffering from back pain is hard to overcome, so here are some top exercising tips for reducing back pain. If you suffer from chronic low back pain, you may think that rest is the best remedy. But for most people with back pain, being active is far better.

Center for Spine and Orthopedics featured in LO Profile Magazine

Center for Spine and Orthopedics featured in LO Profile Magazine

| July 7, 2015

Dr. Michael Janssen Internationally Recognized Spine Surgeon Treats Patients from Around the World Commitment to Research, Professional Memberships and Education Over Twenty Five… – Years of Spine Surgical Experience – Memberships in Industry Associations – Book Publications and Co-Authorships – Spine-Related Research Projects – Scientific Exhibitions – Cervical Trauma Presentations – Spine Symposium Panel Discussions […]

4 Ways to Relieve Lower-Back Pain (Stretches Included)

4 Ways to Relieve Lower-Back Pain (Stretches Included)

| June 30, 2015

The typical 8-5 job often results in a sedentary lifestyle, which commonly leads to lower-back pain later in life. Try the tips below to help alleviate back pain, or prevent it before it strikes! It hurts to stand. It hurts to sit. It hurts to lie in bed. Welcome to the pain-in-the-you-know-what pleasures of lower-back […]