Chronic back pain affects over 16 million adults. It is one of the most common conditions limiting human function. When conservative methods no longer work to relieve your pain, your doctor may suggest artificial disc replacement. During this procedure, your surgeon will replace one or two of your spinal discs with metal or plastic discs.Read More
Archives for January 2021
Spine Surgery: How Serious Is It?
Spine surgery can help to greatly reduce or eliminate your back pain. It can also be performed to address referred pain in another part of your body that is being caused in the spinal cord. While most people automatically assume that spine surgery is a major procedure, you may be surprised to know that itRead More
Treatment of Brain Aneurysms
A brain aneurysm is a bulge in a blood vessel in your brain. When it’s small, it may not cause any symptoms until it leaks or ruptures. That’s why this condition is often only caught when a doctor is evaluating you for other cranial conditions. Treatment for a brain aneurysm at Front Range Spine andRead More
Living with a Traumatic Brain Injury
A traumatic brain injury (TBI) refers to brain dysfunction that typically develops when the head suffers a forceful hit or blow. TBIs are most common during car crashes and sports accidents and can cause emotional, physical, and cognitive well-being problems. The symptoms can range from mild to severe, depending on the type and severity ofRead More