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Schertz, TX
A 38-year-old male asked:

upper back pain, slight curve in spine. chiropractor says i need 40+ session. second opinion? please see xray: http://tinypic.com/r/f4oetj/5

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Dr. Kenneth Merriman
Orthopedic Surgery 47 years experience
Second opinion yes: Nice idea to show us the xray very useful not a very bad curve in a 38 year old person i would definitely seek another opinion upper back pain can be very hard to treat but is not usually indicative of serious pathology and i would tend to doubt that the curve has much to do with it / seek out an orthopedic spine specalist perhaps best of luck with this problem.

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Last updated Jul 19, 2013

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