Dallas Sciatica Treatment

Sciatica

Sciatica is a term commonly used to describe pain felt within the back or leg. The formal medical term for sciatica is lumbar radiculopathy. What is sciatica? There are many causes of sciatica, and I will go over the different causes later in this post. When I use the term...

Dallas Lumbar 360 Dr Wheeler

What is Lumbar 360?

When it comes to spine fusion, there are different techniques and multiple ways to fuse the spine. The spine can be fused from the front, the back, or both. "Lumbar 360" is a term used to describe the circumferential fusion of the lumbar spine. The spine can be fused using...

Sports Related Back Injuries

Sports Related Back Injuries

Around 80% of the population experience back pain at least once in their lifetime. However, some people are more predisposed to acute and chronic back pain due to injuries because of their lifestyle. Athletes have an increased risk of sustaining a lower (lumbar) spine injury due to the amount of...

Office Back Pain

Office Work-Related Back Pain

If you work in an office, you likely have experienced back pain at some time or another. Working in the same position for hours can cause neck stiffness and tension in the shoulders or back. However, it is possible to work at an office without neck and back pain. Some...

Tips for Dealing with Lower Back Pain

Tips for Dealing with Lower Back Pain

Many people experience lower back pain which can affect daily life both physically and emotionally. Back pain can be difficult to manage, but with the correct information and support, it can be easier to deal with. Lower back pain can come and go, and sometimes, the best treatment is preventative....