Lumbar Spine

The Lumbar Spine

Lower back pain is the second most common neurological ailment in the United States. Nearly everyone at some point in their life will have back pain that interferes in their daily activities, their work or recreation. Short-term back pain usually corrects itself in as little as a few days to a few weeks. However more serious pain such as shooting or stabbing pain in the back or legs causing limited mobility or range of motion, including the inability to stand straight or injuries caused from trauma should be diagnosed by a expert spine doctor to rule out serious spine conditions. Elderly patients are also susceptible to a multitude of spine conditions which may be treated allowing them to live a more active life. Various treatments are available. We believe that it is important to educate our patients on all available treatment options. Conditions we treat include, but are not limited to:

*SCCNS is one of the few centers certified to perform the only FDA approved implant system surgery for SI Joint Dysfunction. We are proud to have two of the few physicians in California able to teach this surgery and newly founded techniques of the iFuse Implant System.

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