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Dr. Cheng-lun Soo

Orthopedic Spine Surgery
OK
29 years experience male

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Specialties
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Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Licenses

United States: Oklahoma

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

12 Answers
3 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Lower back pain: minor bulging disc can hurt and you are the only person can help you; Get stronger; To improve the core strength a program of exercise is better than ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Shin splint: shin splint is typical caused hypersensitive of the bone membrane on Tibia ; the pain is specifically in the leg below the knee. This is not a radicul... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Anatomy: typical the base of the neck in the back is prominent due to the normal anatomy of the C7 T1 spinous process. Tender to touch means some inflammation ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Crush injury: question; Do you hurt when you cough; Do you hurt in shoulders when raise the arm up above 90 degrees
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Congenital: the congenital neck fusion typically does not cause the impingement of the cervical cord; It is the mobile segment can cause the problem due to overus... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Contusion: no kneeling for 6 weeks; ice,NSAID; ace bandage (compression)
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Deformity in spine: I assume it is a reversal of the cervical lordosis; which normal means there is a tightness/ spasm of the neck muscle probably second to pain
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Ankylosing spondylit: AS is a diagnosis of X ray and blood work; A normal MRI three years age does not rule out AS
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Back pain: need more history; How old is your mom and what activity makes the pain worse
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Cyst: mobile mass is typically a cyst such as a fibroma or lipoma; I will just watch it ; The size should not change much
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Tennis elbow: not sure you can find it in England bur a non-elastic band put right below the elbow may be helpful
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cheng-lun Soo
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 29 years experience
Referred pain: the pain at posterior superior iliac spine can be a referred pain from lumbar spine or pain comes from sacroiliac joint; pain comes from sacroiliac jo... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Soo is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you very much. My L ankle falls inward when I walk, so this perhaps explains the one side only problem. Wasn't sure back prob.were relevant. :)
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Thank you very much Doctor. I was very worried it might be a tumor, but am more relieved now.
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) No I haven't, do I need to see a doctor?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Kentucky College of Medicine, KY
Graduated 1993MD

Awards

Top Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, First Place, Oklahoma - Spring
2015
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