Spine Surgery Advice
February 02, 2018

Too Much Too Soon? Over-Treating Back Pain

As a patient, have you ever been surprised or disappointed by the treatment recommendations your physician has given you?

July 12, 2016

How to Take an Active Role in Your Spine Health

If you're alive and reading this article, chances are you've experienced some level of back pain in your life. Chronic backaches can be frustrating, especially when the cause isn't obvious.

August 11, 2016

Is it Time to See a Spine Surgeon?

If you've thought about visiting a doctor to address that nagging ache in your back, you're not alone. In fact, it's among the top reasons for physician office visits each year.

July 20, 2016

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery for Scoliosis

An estimated 6 million people in the United States have some form of scoliosis, a condition in which the curves of the spine are abnormal, often causing strains on the body.

July 20, 2016

5 Things to Look for in a Spine Surgery Facility

If you are exploring the possibility of spine surgery, you may find yourself intimidated by the countless options and questions in front of you.

July 20, 2016

10 Tips for Spine Surgery Caregivers

Being a caregiver to a spine surgery patient is a commitment in time, energy, and resources, as well as a true test in patience and compassion.

July 20, 2016

The Last Step in Chronic Back Pain Relief

If you're dealing with the symptoms of chronic back pain, you're not alone. It's a major cause of disability in the United States and throughout the world.

July 20, 2016

The Ins and Outs of Recovering from Back Surgery

Expert advice from Neel Anand, MD, a spine surgeon: What should you do after spine surgery to ensure a good recovery?

July 21, 2016

Preparing for Spine Surgery: 5 Key Considerations

Dr. Anand, a spine surgeon, offers his 5 best tips for preparing for spine surgery.

August 11, 2016

When It Comes to Spine Surgery: Go with Your Gut

Dr. Neel Anand, a spine surgeon, gives his expert advice on questions you should ask before having spine surgery.