Archive for March 2020
How Spinal Cord Stimulator Systems Work
Pain messages from the rest of the body are forwarded urgently to the brain. How spinal cord stimulator systems work is by blocking those urgent messages. SCS is an ideal pain management strategy for those with chronic pain and for those who’ve experienced a failed back surgery. It may also be used for other types…Read More
Randall F. Dryer, MD, FACS is Meritoriously Named a “Patient Preferred Spine Surgeon” for the State of Texas!
For his dedication and excellence in patient care, Patient Preferred Physicians and Practitioners proudly named Dr. Randall F. Dryer, MD, FACS a Patient Preferred Physician representing Orthopedic & Spine Surgery for the state of Texas. With nearly four decades of achievement in a specialty, Dr. Dryer treats patients at the Central Texas Spine Institute in…Read More
Common Symptoms of Degenerative Disc Disease
The upper vertebrae (cervical – in the neck) and lower vertebrae (lumbar – lower back) are the portions of your spine most subject to injury and deterioration. And it’s in these portions of your spine that you’re most likely to encounter degenerative disc disease. Not truly a “disease”, degenerative disc disease describes the natural process…Read More