Prairie Spine’s Dr. Richard Kube was first surgeon in the world to perform a Minimally Invasive Sacroiliac Joint (SI Joint) Fusion. Continue reading, below, for why this surgery is considered one of the most innovative for relieving spine pain! Dr. Kube decided to pursue the innovative procedure after one of his patients was still experiencing pain… Continue Reading Learn More About SI Joint Fusion — Prairie Spine
Back pain (especially lower back pain) is a common chronic pain issue. Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese physical therapy that has become a popular and well-researched method for managing this pain. Acupuncture is a traditional therapy based on the idea of energetics in the body. Treatment consists of inserting needles at various pressure points on… Continue Reading Prairie Spine — Could Acupuncture Help Relieve Chronic Back Pain?
The key to finding relief is to make a plan before you set off on your trip, and these 3 little-known tips can help you do exactly that! Check out the article, below, for more information! 1. Schedule regular stops for exercise Sitting in one position for an extended period of time can tighten your… Continue Reading 3 Little-Known Tips to Relieve Your Lower Back Pain on Road Trips
Chronic pain can be so pervasive that drugs and even mind-body approaches may not be enough to give you a break. As many as four out of five people with chronic pain have tried alternative remedies, including eating certain foods or ingredients that are thought to bring some pain relief. Some have research — not just… Continue Reading 7 Foods That Help Fight Chronic Pain — Eating Your Way To A Better Back
Ask Spine Surgeons is a weekly series of questions posed to spine surgeons around the country about clinical, business and policy issues affecting spine care. We invite all spine surgeon and specialist responses. Check out Dr. Kube’s answer to this weeks question, below! Question: How can surgeons ensure they continue to grow professionally over the course… Continue Reading The Best Advice For Continuous Professional Growth — Dr. Richard Kube