A Visual Guide to Lumbar Laminectomy Surgery

A lumbar laminectomy is a procedure done in the lower back to reduce pressure on the nerves.

3 Tips to Aid Your Recovery from Lower Back Surgery

Small changes can make a big difference when it comes to recovering from lower back surgery.

Why Surgery for Sciatica Is Not One-Size-Fits-All

There are several possible options for surgery to alleviate your sciatica symptoms.

5 Ways to Avoid Undergoing Back Surgery

Not all conditions that cause back pain require surgery. Try these 5 non-surgical treatments for back pain relief.

Are You Trying to Avoid Spine Surgery?

Many people with back pain have a strong preference to postpone or avoid surgery. Here are some helpful nonsurgical treatment option for back pain.

3 Tips for Creating an Effective Pain Management Plan for After Your Lower Back Surgery

Creating an effective pain management plan prior to your lower back surgery may help you recover faster.

Should I Postpone My Lower Back Surgery if I Am Depressed?

Here is what you need to know about treating your depression prior to lower back surgery.

5 Websites You Can Use to Compare Hospitals

When you're preparing to have surgery, how do you know which hospital is best? These websites can help you find the best option for you.

6 Tips to Have a Productive Doctor’s Visit if You Have Sciatica

These 6 tips can help you maximize your next doctor's appointment for sciatica symptoms.

How a Vertebroplasty Procedure Eases Spinal Compression Fracture Pain

When compression fractures affect your vertebrae, one of your treatment options may be vertebroplasty. Learn what this procedure entails in our video walk-through.