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82 – Low Back Pain due to Spinal Instability with Dr. Morgan Massingale and Dr. Tom Padilla

This is Episode 3 of our Low Back Pain Series. In this episode, we discuss what spinal instability is, what contributes to it, and what you can do to help solve it. This series features Dr. Morgan Massingale from Ethos Integrative Medicine and Dr. Tom Padilla from the Doctors of Physical Therapy.   Check out this episode!

A Look At Dextrose Epidurals

We have covered the two most common conventional, non-surgical treatment options used for low back pain; Steroid Epidurals and Nerve Ablations. Our conclusion is that both treatments fall short in providing long-term relief. By now we can agree that the ideal treatment for nerve pain would accomplish the following: Decrease pain Improve function Provide long-lasting…

A Look At Nerve Ablations

In the past we have discussed the #1 treatment option most doctors use for treating low back pain, the Cortisone Epidural.  Let’s take a look at the next available option: Radio-Frequency Nerve Ablations. Here’s what the studies are saying:   What is a nerve ablation treatment? Radiofrequency nerve ablation, is designed to burn and destroy nerves…

A Look At Steroid Epidurals

What is an epidural injection? An epidural is an injection (typically steroids) done into the epidural space, which is the layer surrounding your spinal nerves. The purpose of it is to alleviate pain. Epidural Steroids are also the #1 go-to treatment for pain management doctors.   You may be asking yourself “Well if it’s the…

80 – Low Back Pain Myths feat Dr. Morgan Massingale & Dr. Tom Padilla

This is the start of our Low Back Pain Series. In this episode, we will discuss common myths and misconceptions regarding Low Back Pain. How accurate is imaging? What does it mean to throw your back out? and many more questions answered.  This series features Dr. Morgan Massingale from Ethos Integrative Medicine and Dr. Tom…