Have you ever wondered what an X-ray is, why it’s necessary, and what it shows? Or maybe wonder why not an MRI or CT scan, and which one is better, or contrast or no contrast? In this article we will talk about different types of imaging for orthopaedic spine conditions. Most of the information was… Continue Reading Taking Pictures of Your Spine
At Prairie Spine and Pain Institute, patient experience and happiness is just important as wellness, treatment, and recovery. As our slogan says, “Expert Spine Care… One Patient At A Time,” we strive each and every day to make each patient experience as positive and successful as possible.
Seasons Greetings! In warm appreciation of our association during the past year, we extend our very best wishes for a Happy Holiday Season to you and your loved ones. May your travels be easy, your bellies be full, and your hearts fulfilled.
Prairie Spine is proud to announce that Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Amit Bhandarkar is joining our team! Dr. Amit Bhandarkar M.B.B.S., M.S., M.D. is a fellowship trained, Orthopedic Spine surgeon. Dr Bhandarkar evaluates and treats a wide variety of spine ailments consistent with his comprehensive spine training.
Many studies have been conducted over the years about the prevalence of low back pain. Most data reflects that the chance of seeking care for low back pain in a lifetime is about 65-90%. This means that you are much more likely to have low back pain at some point compared to never having back… Continue Reading The Cost of Low Back Pain Continue Reading The Cost of Low Back Pain