What is Epidural Stimulation?

Traumatic brain or spine injuries often have prolonged and lasting impacts. As recently featured in Men’s Health, Jeff Marquis suffered a tragic injury after a mountain biking accident in 2011.Doctors said he would never walk again and his life would be forever...
Common Types of Spinal Surgery

Common Types of Spinal Surgery

The most common reason for spinal surgery is unresolved back pain, neck pain, leg and arm pain, and pain in the hands or feet due to compression of the spine from cervical or other spinal cord issues. Diseases of the spine, such as spinal stenosis, bulging discs, and...

How to Choose a Back Surgeon

You want the best when you’re choosing a back surgeon. That goes without saying. But, how do you know if a surgeon is the best doctor for you? Most cities, including Portland, have several neurosurgeons from which to choose. Your primary care physician may refer...