Herniated Disc FAQs

Friday, 04 December 2015 by

Trying to learn more about herniated discs? Read on to find answers to the most frequently asked questions about a condition that millions of people suffer from. Herniated Disc FAQs What is a herniated disc? Intervertebral discs are located between each vertebra of your spine. They are designed to cushion your movements. There’s a gel-like

Committing to back surgery can be a difficult decision. The risks are very real and can be scary for many people. Despite the challenges, there are over a half million back surgeries performed annually in America. However, experts are beginning to question the effectiveness and necessity of some of these procedures. It’s important to learn

Your quality of life plummets when experience spine pain resulting from injury or deterioration. With National Spine Day having recently passed, it’s a great time to learn some facts about your spine pain so you can remain healthy and active as you age. The following items are some interesting and fun facts that everyone should

There are many potential shoulder pain sources. It can stem from working out excessively or from a lack of exercise, and everyone from professional athletes to office workers can suffer from it. The shoulder is a complex part of the human anatomy. It is made up of three bones, 20 muscles and 15 nerves, all

Sports Injury Treatment in Denver

Tuesday, 29 September 2015 by

Unfortunately, injuries are a natural and common part of athletics. The more athletes participate and the harder they compete, the more likely they are to damage their bodies in the process. To be at his or her best, an athlete requires speed, strength, flexibility and endurance. Whether swimming, running, tackling or jumping, you aren’t the

In today’s world, we have accepted stress as being a normal part of our lives. Unfortunately, it plays a big role in a lot of the mental and physical health problems we witness across the nation. If you are living in a chronic state of stress, your body is continuously releasing cortisol. This is the

Too many back, neck, and extremity pain sufferers overlook their sleeping habits when looking for solutions that will bring relief. The fact is, having the right kind of pillow and mattress and sleeping with the proper posture are all important factors in maintaining your spinal health. Whether you’re a side sleeper or a back sleeper,

Dr. Ferdowsian has successfully completed the requirements to be certified as a Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (DACBSP). The DACBSP certification requires the doctor to attend a minimum of 300 hours of postgraduate education. This instruction is specific to evaluating physical fitness and the assessment and treatment of injuries encountered in sports. Following  the completion

There are many different ways the body can suffer injury from an auto accident. When muscles, bones, tendons or nerves are damaged in a car collision, the pain can quickly become overwhelming and debilitating. It’s important that you seek medical help right away to determine what the source of your pain is and to find

Common Causes of Sciatica

Thursday, 02 July 2015 by

Sciatica is known to cause severe pain in the right or left leg. It can be caused by a variety of lower back disorders, which causes compression of one or more of the nerve roots that are located in the lower back. The pain felt is often described as tingling, numbness, pain and weakness within