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By Paul R. Jeffords, MD Tiger Woods returned to major championship form this weekend at Augusta National Golf Club, winning the 2019 Masters Tournament. Tiger’s victory came two years after undergoing spinal fusion for a painful disc in his lower … Continue reading

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By Paul R. Jeffords, MD Metro Atlanta is home to many great golf courses and many people will be getting ready to head out in the nice weather and hit the links. As an orthopaedic spine surgeon, I see many … Continue reading

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By Robert Medcalf, PT, OCS, Dip MDT For patients who suffer with back or neck pain, physical therapy is one of many conservative options available to assist in their recovery. Over the years, conventional physical therapy for the spinal pain … Continue reading

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By Scott A. Kelly, MD  Suffering from low back pain? You’re not alone! It might begin as an ache after a round of golf or working in the yard. On the other hand, it can begin as a sudden, intense … Continue reading

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By Jason W. Vélez, DO  Neck and back injuries are a pervasive problem resulting in significant healthcare costs and missed work. The good news is that the majority of patients will recover from their neck or back injuries without surgery. … Continue reading

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By Robin L. Dennis, MD Cervical myofascial pain stems from the muscles and connective tissue, including tendons, ligaments, and joint capsule that support the neck’s underlying structures—vertebrae, intervertebral discs, and facet joints. Commonly referred to as a sprain or strain, … Continue reading

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By Vamsi Kancherla, MD Laser spine surgery—we hear more about it every day. But what is it really? In this edition of Partners in Health, we share more about this treatment tool and answer common questions about it. Common Questions … Continue reading

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physicians and Resurgens Spine Center: The Perfect Combination By Marly N. Dows-Martinez, M.D. Disorders of the spine constitute one of the largest public health problems in America, costing billions of dollars annually. Statistics indicate that in … Continue reading

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By Jacob A. Strong, M.D. If you have ever experienced lower back pain, you are not alone. Studies indicate that 60 to 90 percent of the population has experienced it at least once in their lives. The good news is … Continue reading

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Sami Khan, MD, from Resurgens Orthopaedics answers a reader’s question about shoulder injuries in young athletes. Q: My son is a pitcher for his high school’s baseball team, and he also plays on a summer travel and a fall team. … Continue reading

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