Understanding pain and its causes is important in dealing with such problem. Here at Arizona Pain and Spine Institute, we want our clients or would-be clients to have a better grasp of the many kinds of pain and its causes. We want to share our knowledge regarding the spine and several conditions and syndromes that might lead to uncomfortable and unbearable pain. This is our way of giving back to our dear clients.
We do this by writing articles which we hope people can learn from. We offer insights in dealing with the pain and understanding certain conditions, particularly those involving the spine, through our blogs. Check out our blogs and articles here. Learn more and enjoy reading.
“Arthritis and other rheumatic conditions are a leading cause of disability among US adults, and the most common cause of disability among US adults for the past 15 years”. Arthritis can be a debilitating condition that manifests in many different ways. There are numerous types of arthritis and each has its own set of symptoms, […]Read More
Tumors, chemotherapy, radiation and more can all be the causes of debilitating pain for those suffering from cancer. Cancer can create pain in many different ways. Tumors may grow inside the patient’s body causing physical discomfort. Tumors may also push on bones, organs or nerves. Tumors also have the ability to release chemicals that can […]Read More
Hip arthritis is not just painful. It can also limit one’s movement and make it difficult to do certain daily tasks. While excess movement of the hips may sometimes worsen the pain, there are best hip arthritis exercises that help alleviate the symptoms of hip arthritis. With the help of these exercises, you will be able […]Read More
Anybody who has experienced stiff neck can attest that it is not a joke. Aside from the pain which can be sharp and excruciating, it also limits your movement and affects your daily activities. While it usually just goes away after a few days, there are things you can do to speed up your recovery […]Read More
Many of us are quite familiar with at one time or another, having a stiff neck. Particularly we are familiar with its pain and inconvenience. Usually, people experience this condition after undergoing a strenuous activity or after waking up sleeping abnormally. Normally, the neck stiffness, inconvenience, and pain just go away naturally within a few […]Read More
Similar to vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty procedure is commonly used to treat compression fractures and other damage caused by injury, spinal tumor or osteoporosis. It also protects the affected area and prevents further damage and erosion to occur. But the good thing about this procedure is that it is minimally invasive in nature. This means that it works […]Read More
The hip joint plays an important role in running, which is why it is often prone to tear, misalignment and possibly injury. The health and functionality of the hips are crucial for power, flexibility, momentum, and balance of the lower extremities. Because of the frequent usage of the hips, they are prone to suffer from […]Read More
Why does your lower back hurt? This is much more common than you may think so do not feel like you are alone. Lower back pain can be mild to severe, acute to chronic. It can go away on its own or it can be caused by something more serious, such as an underlying condition. […]Read More
The shoulder joint is very mobile and relied upon to do most of our daily activities. Together with the tendons, ligaments, cartilage and muscles and bones, the shoulder joint makes it possible for us to do things like lifting, throwing, reaching, flexing and others. Because of this, the shoulder is susceptible to various issues like […]Read More
Pain is not always a sign of something serious and complicated. There are even kinds of pain that don’t need treatment and just goes away on their own. Also, people who experience pain at the back, leg or any other part of their body sometimes treat the same at home. Sometimes, it’s just a matter […]Read More
One of the most mobile and active joints in the body is shoulder joint. It allows your arm to move sideways, up and down, forward and backward, or in a circular motion. Many of the activities you do daily are due to the range of motion that shoulder joints provide. This is the reason why […]Read More
Hip arthritis can cause pain that affects your daily activity. While there are medications, therapies and pain relief treatment to for hip arthritis, pairing any of these with lifestyle change and exercise maximize the effects and benefits of the treatment. There are exercises that are great for hip arthritis, and there are those that worsen […]Read More