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Spinal Conditions

A variety of spinal conditions, such as scoliosis, can cause back and neck pain. Learn how they are diagnosed and what options you may have for treatment.
Child at home in a wheelchair
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA): Symptoms and Complications
Explaining spinal nerves and spine structure
Facetectomy: Uses, Procedure, & Results
spinal cord
Spinal Cord Compression: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Coping
before surgery
10 Things Your Spine Surgeon Should Know Before Surgery
Senior couple walking in the woods hand in hand
Tips for Preventing Degenerative Disc Disease
Child physiotherapist examining patient spine
5 Scoliosis Treatments You Should Know About
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Painful Facet Joints? It Could Be Hypertrophy
Annular fissure
Annular Fissure of the Intervertebral Discs
Senior man with back pain. Spine physical therapist and paient. chiropractic pain relief therapy. Age related backache
Neuroforaminal Stenosis Defined
Mature woman showing medical professional her painful arm
Diagnosing Cervical Radiculopathy
Doctor looking a spine figure with her patient
Central Canal Stenosis Symptoms and Causes
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Flexion Bias and Your Back Pain
Neuralforaminal Narrowing Treatment
Neuralforaminal Stenosis Treatment
Vertebral column
Spinal Synovial Cysts: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
A doctor examines a young patient's spine.
Levoscoliosis and Dextroscoliosis Scoliosis Directions
Back problems.
Risks of Spinal Fusion for Degenerative Disc Disease
Scoliosis of the spine, artwork
Adult Scoliosis Is a Continuation From Childhood
Xray image of arthritic spine.
Arthritis in the Neck — Cervical Spondylosis
Doctor checking senior mans back in examination room
Which Doctor to See for Your Specific Spine Issue
Doctor looking at an x-ray of a patient's neck while performing an exam
Does a Referral to a Spine Surgeon Mean Surgery?
Senior women doing ore stabilization workout on exercise balls
The Basics of Spinal Instability
Woman rubbing sore neck
Why the Scalene Muscles Get Tight
Depiction of a spine with spondylosis and facet joint hypertrophy
Traction Spurs and Spinal Degeneration
A woman with shoulder and back pain
Spondylolisthesis: Overview and More
Vertebra or spinal bone
Vertebral Body and Compression Fractures
Surgeons handing forceps in operating room
Retrolisthesis and Spine Surgery
Tired office worker suffering from neck pain
5 Common Causes of Neck Pain
Woman with neck and shoulder pain
Myofascial Pain Syndrome and Spasm Cycle
Senior man with neck pain.
2 Common Spinal Conditions in Seniors and the Elderly
Cervical kyphosis is a reversing of the natural curve in the neck (or low back.)
Flat Neck Syndrome Causes and Treatment
Sacroiliac joint seen from above.
Treatments for Sacroiliac Joint Pain and Dysfunction
Man with broken neck reading
How a Cervical Fracture Is Treated
A man telling his doctor about his back problems.
Annular Fissure Causes and Treatment
Surgeon talking with senior patient lying on bed in hospital ward
Adjacent Segment Degeneration After Surgery
Annular tear and irritated spinal nerve root
Three Ways Your Spinal Discs May Be Causing Your Back Pain
Teenage girl at the doctor with back pain
Scheuermann's Disease: Overview and More