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Spine Conditions and Treatments

Learn about the spine conditions we most frequently see in our patients and how the spine specialists at Glendale Adventist Spine Center can help. Most common conditions and potential treatment options include:

Conditions Affecting Many Areas of the Back or Neck

  • Arthritis (spondylosis) (lower or mid-back pain) 
    • Medication management
    • Physical therapy
    • Interventional pain management injections
    • Surgery 
    • Hear from patients treated at the Spine Institute

  • Degenerative disc disease also caused by  (lower back)
    • Medication Managment
    • Physical Therapy
    • Surgery
    • Hear from patients treated at the Spine Institute
       
  • Nerve compression (usually affects the lower and mid-back)
    • Physical therapy
    • Medication management
    • Interventional pain injections
    • Surgery 

  • Herniated Disc (Slipped Disc) usually affects the lower back
    • Medication management
    • Physical therapy
    • Interventional pain management injections
    • Surgery 
       
  •  Nerve compression (usually affects the lower and mid-back)
    • Physical therapy
    • Medication management
    • Interventional pain injections
    • Surgery 

  • Myelopathy 
    • Surgery 
       
  • Osteoporosis
    • Supplements
    • Weight-bearing exercise
    • Medication management 
       
  • Radicular syndrome (lower back)
    • Spinal instability
    • Medication management
    • Physical therapy
    • Surgery 

  • Scoliosis
    • Surgery  
  • Spinal fracture
    • Bracing
    • Medication management
    • Vertebroplasty/kyphoplasty
  • Spinal deformity (mid and low back)
    • Medication management
    • Physical therapy
    • Interventional pain management injections
    • Surgery 

  •  Spinal stenosis (lower back or legs and feet)
    • Medication management
    • Physical therapy
    • Interventional pain management injections
    • Decompression surgery with or without fusion 

  • Whiplash
    • Medication management
    • Ice
    • Physical therapy

Conditions Specifically Affecting the Lumbar spine (low back)

  • Failed back syndrome
    • Medication management
    • Physical therapy
    • Interventional pain management injections
    • Surgery 

  • Spinal instability
    • Medication management
    • Physical therapy
    • Surgery 
       
  • Facet joint pain
    • Physical therapy
    • Medication management
    • Interventional pain procedures
    • Surgery
  • Workers Compensation Injuries

If you would like to contact the Spine Institute, call 1 (877) 765-1112.