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New Research on Spinal Cord Injuries

By |2014-01-28T22:57:28-07:00February 20th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , |

Spinal cord injuries most often occur due to a high-impact accident, like a car crash. When this injury occurs, it can fracture or dislocate the vertebrae of the spine that then causes tears in the spinal cord itself or pinched nerves. These injuries are further divided into complete and incomplete. [...]

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Kyphoplasty for Osteoporosis Sufferers

By |2016-12-23T14:41:10-07:00January 22nd, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , |

Kyphoplasty, a minimally invasive procedure, is often used to treat vertebral compression fractures caused by osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is a bone disease that affects over 50 million people in the U.S. each year. According to the National Osteoporosis Foundation, "one in two women and one in four men over the age [...]

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