Neurological conditions can be confusing and symptoms often are hard to describe. That is why it is important to have a doctor you can trust to diagnose and treat your condition. The specially trained physicians at NewSouth Neurospine, Mississippi’s Spine Center, make a point to help you understand your condition.
At NewSouth NeuroSpine, we can provide both education and comprehensive spine treatment all at one location.
Unfortunately, 80% of the population will at some point in their lives experience back pain, and physical therapy is a key component to keeping most people out of surgery.
On occasion, you’ve probably gotten out of bed only to realize part of your body is still asleep. It’s a weird feeling, combining burning, numbness, pain, tingling and weakness. But what if those altered sensations, called dysesthesias, were chronic?
People often like to say that aspects of life can be a figurative pain in the neck, but what happens when there is literal pain?
When it comes to diagnosing rare diseases, even determining what your symptoms are and how to manage them can be difficult. Such is the case for Chiari malformation, a condition in which the area of the skull where the brain and spinal cord connect isn’t formed correctly.
It could be myofascial pain, a chronic pain disorder that occurs after a muscle has been injured or consistently contracted.
Have you been diagnosed with a herniated disc in your neck? Sometimes, herniated discs require complete removal of the disc followed by a spinal fusion.
You probably have seen the commercials that offer minimally invasive spine surgery at a large, out of town clinic. But did you know that same option is available here at Mississippi’s Spine Center - NewSouth NeuroSpine?
Aches and pains are something we all deal with from time to time. They often are minor and resolve with over the counter medications or rest. We chalk it up to old injuries or age and search the internet to diagnose ourselves, but persistent pain should be evaluated by a doctor.