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Spondylolisthesis Blog Posts
Is My Back Pain Caused by a Pinched Nerve or Degenerated Disc?
Louis Chang, MD
| May 12, 2020
Back pain that is caused by a disc problem may originate from within the disc itself or from a nearby nerve that’s being affected by the disc. Learn about how these two conditions can be differentiated and along with their unique symptoms.
7 Back Pain Conditions That Mainly Affect Women
Mary George, MD
| Dec 20, 2019
Women typically encounter back pain more often than men, regardless of age. Here are 7 common causes of back pain in women and the typical symptoms that they may cause.
Is My Pain Sciatica or Something Else?
Larry Parker, MD
| Oct 01, 2019
There are several conditions that mimic the shooting, searing pain of sciatica. Learn what conditions could be masquerading as sciatica and how your doctor might make a differential diagnosis.
How Long Does a Pinched Nerve Last?
Rob Dickerman, DO, PhD
| Aug 06, 2019
A pinched nerve in the neck or back can cause shock-like pain, tingling, numbness, and/or weakness into the arm or leg. Here are some treatment ideas and how long it may take to find relief.
2 Little-Known Treatments to Relieve Back Pain Caused by Isthmic Spondylolisthesis
Scott Kutz, MD
| Feb 16, 2017
Not all relief from isthmic spondylolisthesis symptoms requires a prescription.
2 Exercises to Relieve Sciatica Symptoms Caused by Isthmic Spondylolisthesis
Nayan Patel, MD
| Feb 15, 2017
Exercise can bring meaningful relief from your isthmic spondylolisthesis symptoms.
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