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What can be done for facet joint arthropathy?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Some things!

Lose unnecessary weight.
Try to improve lumbar lordosis, which paradoxely associated with tight hamstrings try a gravity inversion table. Finally strengthen your muscular core. Take an nsaid.

In brief: Some things!

Lose unnecessary weight.
Try to improve lumbar lordosis, which paradoxely associated with tight hamstrings try a gravity inversion table. Finally strengthen your muscular core. Take an nsaid.
Dr. Thomas Namey
Dr. Thomas Namey
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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: Do

Do exercise and control your weight.
Stop smoking if a smoker. Medication can help as well as possible pain management techniques if symptoms persist.

In brief: Do

Do exercise and control your weight.
Stop smoking if a smoker. Medication can help as well as possible pain management techniques if symptoms persist.
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Dr. Thomas Dowling
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