The iFuse system for treatment of sacroiliac (SI) joint pain (or dysfunction) was associated with significant improvements in pain, disability, and quality of life at 2-years after surgery in a recent study.
Minor cases of Spina Bifida may not result in any symptoms or disabilities while severe cases almost always do. Common orthopaedic complications that occur in these patients may include the following: scoliosis, kyphosis and clubfoot.
Ultrasound is a passive modality: a supplement to the primary treatment (e.g. exercise). Passive modalities typically are used to relax the patient, a distraction from pain, and/or to warm muscles for exercise.
In the SpineUniverse Physical Therapy Center, you'll learn the basics of physical therapy. Your doctor may recommend that you go to PT to strengthen your spinal muscles and help your body deal with back pain.