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Pain Specialist: Interventional pain specialists often deal with spinal pain - look for one with the right credentials and you'll be fine-. ...Read more
A Few Specialties!: Most back pain never requires surgery or even expensive testing or treatments. The best at sorting this out are specialists in physical medicine ; rehabilitation. Other specialists that are the most skilled at using non-operative treatment include non-surgeon sports medicine docs and rheumatologists. If you end up needing spinal injections or surgery, these doctors will know who to send you to! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi doctor,can back pain radiate to the chest and vice versa? BP120/80, pulse 70 pm ,60 year old male,
I took 5mg Valium by my doctor for back pain. How long until pain comes back after taking? I took a tablet 6 hours ago and only have mild pain. Thanks
As above : You can discuss this with u prescribing privider. ...Read more
I have been to several doctors for back pain they all suggest spinal fusion went to neurologist she said I should put spacers and which one is better?
put off surgery: In general surgery is the last resort. I will hope you have tried the pain management specialist. The old surgical fusion is to fuse your spine at various levels which they feel might be causing your pain. In addition to fusion they can put in vertebral disc spaces. I would strongly suggest you obtain several opinions and perhaps speak to other patients to get their experience as well. ...Read more
See doctor about back pain which told me nothing can be done I had a nasty horse riding accident 6 years ago had physio only 3 sessions as they said it be fine which I am not. Taken nsaid and tramadol?
Alternative care: Sometimes with remote trauma like your horse riding accident scar tissue sets up and can cause a lot of pain. Alternative practitioners like chiropractors, acupuncturists and naturopathic doctors can sometimes be very helpful. In addition, finding a physical therapist that specializes in back pain could be very helpful. I hope you get some pain relief soon. ...Read more
Low Back Pain: Very common for humans to experience back pain. Acute onset of back pain usually resolves in 4-6 weeks. If pain isn't improved, worsens, radiates into legs, causes tingling and numbness into legs, weakness of legs, associated with numbness in the perianal area, bowel or bladder problem, fever, chill, unexplained weight loss, of pain while lying down regardless of position seek medical evaluation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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