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The ONE THING You MUST Know When Choosing the Right Surgeon for Total Hip Replacement
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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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Foods to eat for treating back pain
The Best Diet for Healing Your Back
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Read about the best diets to help relieve inflammation and help relieve back pain.

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Recovery Week 1-3 After Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery
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Dr. Amy and Ashley talk about post op rehab for your arthroscopic rotator cuff repair surgery

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How To Treat Knee Pain: What To Do After Sprain Or Strain Of The Knee With Dr. Dan Lieberman, MD
How To Treat Knee Pain: What To Do After Sprain Or Strain Of The Knee With Dr. Dan Lieberman, MD 1024 683 Phoenix Spine & Joint

The first thing to consider after an injury to your knee is whether the condition could be serious.

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After An MRI Of The Knee: What’s Next?
After An MRI Of The Knee: What’s Next? 1024 683 Phoenix Spine & Joint

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the knee is really good at showing soft tissues such as ligaments (anterior cruciate ligament or ‘ACL’) and cartilage (meniscus). X-ray and CT, on the…

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What is a Lumbar Laminectomy?
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When spinal stenosis becomes severely symptomatic, the best treatment is surgery. The surgery to correct spinal stenosis is called a  laminectomy. This surgery involves removing the lamina, ligament, then shaving…

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The Symptoms of Spinal Stenosis
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Spinal stenosis means narrowing of the spinal canal. In the lower back, spinal stenosis causes pain in the legs with walking. You can see it in the supermarket, where patients…

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The Conservative Alternatives To Total Knee Replacement
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For someone with moderate to severe arthritis- what can they do to avoid surgery? Typically, there is a spectrum of treatment and at the end of that spectrum is surgery.…

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How To know When It’s Time For a Knee Replacement
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What are the signs that knee replacement surgery is inevitable? At Phoenix Spine & Joint, our knee procedures are primarily designed to treat osteoarthritis of the knee. As we age,…

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How Painful is a Knee Replacement?
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Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Nathan Moore explains.

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What Is Facet Joint Pain?
What Is Facet Joint Pain? 1024 678 Phoenix Spine & Joint

How can I tell what is causing my back pain?

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How Long Does the Relief From Radio Frequency Ablation Last?
How Long Does the Relief From Radio Frequency Ablation Last? 1024 683 Phoenix Spine & Joint

After you’ve tried conservative therapies like anti-inflammatory medication, physical therapy, therapeutic exercises — even manual therapies like osteopathic medicine or chiropractors– you’ll want to contact your doctor about about Radio…

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