A 32-year-old female asked:
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wife has daily neck pain for 3 years. has been going to chiropractor, physical therapy, meds, special pillow, electro therapy. surgery only option?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
When someone has: pain, the idea is to figure out why. You mention treatments she is having but not the diagnosis. Pain is a symptom…what is causing the pain?
Answered on Apr 29, 2016

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