West Boca Medical Center is doing free bone density screenings for women. Please call 866-904-9262 to schedule an appointment.
Do you have Neck or Back Pain?
Back pain seems to be a common problem today for many people. Lower back pain affects as many as 80% of adults during their lives. Even though neck and back pain are common among adults, you should talk to your doctor if your pain is severe and or becomes frequent.
How is Neck or Back Pain diagnosed?
Your doctor may use a number of diagnostic tests to determine the cause of your neck or back pain. Depending on whether you have bone disease or problems with disc or nerves, your doctor may order an X-ray, CT scan or MRI to diagnose a problem.
Causes of Neck or Back Pain
- Herniated Disk
- Disk Degeneration
- Spinal Stenosis (narrowing)
- Infections or Tumors
- Spinal Deformity
What treatment options are available?
Your doctor may recommend conservative treatments options that include anti- inflammatory medications, physical therapy, activity modifications, or injections.
Surgery may be an option if you still experience pain. It is important to speak with your doctor about your options, what procedures are recommended and why.
Neck and Back Surgical Options
- Minimally invasive procedures
Neck and Back Care at West Boca Medical Center
You don’t have to leave the community to get quality care for your neck or back pain. Here at West Boca Medical we have the leading technology to address your neck and back pain needs. Look to the spine specialists at West Boca Medical Center who are helping people like you find relief.
Call 866.381.BONE for a complimentary physician referral or information on upcoming orthopedics lectures. Learn more about West Boca Medical Center Orthopedic and Sports Medicine at www.westbocaortho.com.