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Posterior Cervical Fusion

Posterior Cervical Fusion Many neck problems are the result of degenerative changes in the intravertebral discs of the cervical spine. Injury to the spine and complications resulting from previous surgeries can also affect the neck. Fortunately, most patients suffering from neck or spinal pain will not require any type of surgical intervention....

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Keyhole Foraminotomy

What is a Keyhole Foraminotomy? As we age, it is common to see cervical spine disease in adults. Pain ranging from mild neck pain to severe shooting pains down the arm drive patients to seek relief from their doctor. Fortunately, most cases of cervical pain are successfully treated without the need for surgery, but some patients may have symptoms...

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Cervical Arthroplasty

Cervical Disc Replacement in New Jersey Cervical Arthroplasty Arm pain, neck pain and shoulder pain can be a debilitating side effect of cervical disc disease. Age, normal wear and tear, and genetics can all contribute to herniation, degeneration, or a damaged disc. This can cause pain, numbness, and weakness that may radiate into the shoulder...

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Anterior Cervical Fusion | Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Anterior Cervical Fusion As we age, discs in our spine may get injured or worn down. This can lead to pain, weakness, tingling, and numbness in the arms, neck pain, and upper back pain. When traditional therapies and medications fail to relieve neck or arm pain caused by pinched nerves or diseased discs, your doctor may recommend anterior...

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Spinal Stenosis Exercises

Sciatica and Spinal Stenosis Sciatica is commonly caused by spinal stenosis, a condition that occurs when the small spinal canal, which houses the nerve roots and spinal cord, becomes compressed. As a result, there is a pinching of the nerve roots or spinal cord, which leads to pain, numbness, or weakness that can be felt in the lower back, legs,...

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Pinched Nerve in Hip

Pinched Nerve in Hip Pain from a pinched nerve in the hip can cause great discomfort and can wreak havoc on your everyday life. Simple tasks like walking can bring on severe hip pain, even causing you to walk with a limp. Nerve pain can come in various forms and may feel different from person to person. Continue reading to learn more about the...

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Hip Feels Like It Needs To Pop

Hip Feels Like It Needs To Pop Hip pain, snapping hip, and stiffness in the hip joint are common and significant health concerns. While the hip joint is a powerful and durable part of your body, it is not indestructible. Age, pregnancy, and sports injury can cause strain to the hips, which eventually wears down or causes damage to the cartilage....

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How Does Bone on Bone Knee Pain Feel?

How Does Bone on Bone Knee Pain Feel?

How Does Bone on Bone Knee Pain Feel? Osteoarthritis is a degenerative joint disease that causes your joint tissues to degrade over time, setting off an inflammatory reaction that causes pressure placed directly on the bone of the knee. At first, symptoms are mild, but as the condition progresses, pain can become intense while performing daily...

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Why Do I Still Have Pain After Back Surgery?

Why Do I Still Have Pain After Back Surgery? When it comes to persistent back pain after surgery, many patients find themselves desperate for relief and opt to undergo additional surgeries. This poses a problem for patients in search of a cure, as success rates plummet with each additional back surgery. Hope still remains for those suffering from...

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Don’t Overdo It In the Garden!

Don't Overdo It In the Garden! Enjoy the beauty of your garden and reduce the possibility of back pain and or overuse injuries by remembering these safety suggestions: Avoid long gardening sessions Warm up before gardening with slow, sustained stretches and remember to do basic back stretches during your gardening Rotate your tasks to avoid...

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Should I See a Doctor or Chiropractor for Back Pain?

Should I See a Doctor or Chiropractor for Back Pain? Whether it was caused by tension from sitting at a desk all day, an injury that occurred from an accident or fall, or an underlying medical condition, most of us have experienced back pain. In fact, nearly 100% of the population will suffer from back pain at some point in their lives. For some,...

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Can You Predict the Weather with Arthritis?

Can You Predict the Weather with Arthritis? You may have heard someone say, “Rain must be coming, I can feel it in my bones.” But, what exactly does that mean? Can they really “feel” the rain coming? Many arthritis sufferers claim they can predict rainfall due to the level of pain in their joints, and believe it or not, their weather forecasting...

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Innovation and Excellence in Spinal Care

Innovation and Excellence in Spinal Care Performance Rehabilitation & Regenerative Medicine of Somerset County, NJ has been serving patients with non-surgical orthopedic solutions since 1999. Known for innovative and collaborative care, PRRM pioneered Regenerative Medicine in New Jersey back in 2011, successfully treating thousands of...

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Branchburg staffing update!

Staffing update! Our new location is getting a familiar face This is a question you have been asking for some time. We are excited to announce that Dr. Anthony Piccillo (formerly of our Green Brook location) will be taking on the role of Clinic Director at our new Branchburg location! As a local to the area, Dr. Piccillo is excited to be opening...

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Do I have a pinched nerve in my neck?

Do I have a pinched nerve in my neck?

Do I have a pinched nerve in my neck? If you have pain that radiates down your arm, you may have a pinched nerve in your neck. Nerves are your body’s alert system. For example, if you have your hand over something hot, your nerves tell you to pull away. These signals are important for your body’s safety. What is a pinched nerve & what causes...

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Can acupuncture treat low back pain?

Can acupuncture treat low back pain?

Can acupuncture treat low back pain? Low back pain is extremely common today. Eight out of 10 people will experience it at some point in their life. According to WebMD, low back pain is also the #1 reason people seek acupuncture treatment. But is it effective? Recent research has shown that it is indeed effective. The archives of Internal...

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