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Spinal Stenosis: What’s That?

Spinal stenosis can be a rough hand–but there are ways to deal with it. To better understand spinal stenosis and those healing modalities, let’s begin by talking about what causes spinal stenosis.

Spinal stenosis back pain

Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods has Spine Surgery

Tiger Woods announced he has undergone successful back surgery to alleviate chronic leg and back pain. In today’s blog post Dr. Shamieh discusses how long Tiger’s recovery should take and why golfers are prone to back pain.


Epidural Steroid Injection – A Shot of Relief

Some people feel if they make an appointment with a surgeon, they are only going to hear they need surgery. However, DISC of Louisiana’s treatment path starts with the least invasive treatment options. For patients suffering from arm or leg pain caused by an inflamed nerve root, that treatment path often includes epidural steroid injections.

Epidural Steroid Injection

Colleen Toye following a MIS Discetomy

Colleen Toye’s Journey

Colleen performed a simple task – pulling a heavy suitcase out of her car. However, that simple task changed her life overnight. Read Colleen’s journey from being active to incapacitated…and back again.


Avoid March Madness Injuries

March Madness is here! While many of us will just be filling out the brackets, others will be hitting the courts to prove they’ve still got baller skills. Here are a few tips on how to prevent injuries while playing basketball.

Avoid March Madness Injuries