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READ THIS before choosing a surgeon for total hip replacement
READ THIS before choosing a surgeon for total hip replacement 704 614 Phoenix Spine & Joint

IF you are one of the 500K to a million of us who will choose a joint replacement surgeon this year this next segment is crucial for you. A new…

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Treat yourself like a King | Back pain
Treat yourself like a King | Back pain 533 432 Phoenix Spine & Joint

Back pain is so severe that having it makes us feel like we are being persecuted or even tortured. Well, if it is any consolation, it happens to everyone, even…

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When should you have Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)?
When should you have Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)? 1024 683 Phoenix Spine & Joint

When you have back pain more than 12 weeks old due to arthritis that has failed first line treatments. WARNING: If you have back pain due to a herniated disc,…

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When should I get an MRI of my neck?
When should I get an MRI of my neck? 1024 640 Phoenix Spine & Joint

When should I get an MRI of my neck? It depends on whether you have arthritis, a torn or herniated disc, or cervical stenosis. MRI (Magnetic resonance imaging) plays an…

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When should I get an MRI of my low back?
When should I get an MRI of my low back? 1024 535 Phoenix Spine & Joint

When should I get an MRI of my low back? MRI (Magnetic resonance imaging) plays an especially vital role in helping your doctor know how to get rid of your…

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QUIZ: What is Causing Your Neck Pain? | Arthritis or Cervical Disc Herniation?
QUIZ: What is Causing Your Neck Pain? | Arthritis or Cervical Disc Herniation? 1024 576 Phoenix Spine & Joint

If you are reading this article, I am going to assume you have neck pain. That is a pain starting in your neck and radiating into the base of your…

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5 Steps To Reduce Joint Pain By Eating An Anti-Inflammatory Diet
5 Steps To Reduce Joint Pain By Eating An Anti-Inflammatory Diet 1024 576 Phoenix Spine & Joint

The word arthritis has two parts. Arth- is Latin for joint, and -itis, Latin for inflammation. So, arth-ritis is an inflamed joint. As everyone knows, arthritis is painful. It makes…

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The Clinic: Patrick Ranney & Answers To The 4 Most Common Questions About Herniated Discs
The Clinic: Patrick Ranney & Answers To The 4 Most Common Questions About Herniated Discs 1024 576 Phoenix Spine & Joint

Patrick Ranney appeared in Episode 2 of The Clinic with Dr. Dan Lieberman complaining of low back pain running like electricity down his left leg. Pat is well known to…

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The Clinic: Jon Rogers & Answers To The 4 Most Common Questions About Spinal Stenosis
The Clinic: Jon Rogers & Answers To The 4 Most Common Questions About Spinal Stenosis 1024 576 Phoenix Spine & Joint

Jon Rogers and his wife moved to Phoenix to start a new life. Trained as an aerospace engineer, Jon worked on some of the largest military projects in America. For…

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What happens if you tear your meniscus, and you don’t get it fixed?
What happens if you tear your meniscus, and you don’t get it fixed? 1024 768 Phoenix Spine & Joint

The unique situation of professional athletes often provides us with answers to our most common questions. Jordan Romano pitches for the Toronto Blue Jays. His knee started hurting in early 2021.  An MRI scan showed a torn…

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Symptoms of Spinal Stenosis Are Easy to See and Can Be Serious If You do Not Act
Symptoms of Spinal Stenosis Are Easy to See and Can Be Serious If You do Not Act 1024 578 Phoenix Spine & Joint

Symptoms of spinal stenosis are easy to see and can be serious if you do not act. Dr. Ann Cheri Foxx explains: Pain management physician Dr. Ann Cherie Foxx: symptoms…

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The ONE THING You MUST Know When Choosing the Right Surgeon for Total Hip Replacement
The ONE THING You MUST Know When Choosing the Right Surgeon for Total Hip Replacement 768 1024 Phoenix Spine & Joint

We’ve all heard it before, “I trust the doctor.” In particular when the doctor is an orthopedic surgeon. Because they are all good. If they were not, they would not…

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