Knee replacement surgery may be recommended by an orthopaedic surgeon when one’s knee has been damaged to the point where bending the knee is impossible without debilitating pain. Knee replacement surgery serves the following purposes…
Neck pain and back pain are common. In some cases, the pain can limit movement or mobility and can even interfere with quality of life. We highlight several treatment options which do not need major procedures or surgeries.
A spinal deformity occurs when there is misalignment or exaggeration of the natural curves in one’s spine. Such conditions can affect the spine’s ability to function properly.
The modern office-based workforce, especially in the rapidly growing economies of Asia, spends long hours at workstations or in front of computers. This has led to a growing health issue known as “Office Syndrome”, which refers to a spectrum of physical and psychological symptoms.
Back pain can be a troublesome problem as we get older, but how do we know when it is a harmless annoyance or a sign of something more serious? Although back pain is often due to “wear and tear” or degenerative changes in the aging body, there are times when it can indicate a more serious underlying condition, especially when there are symptoms affecting both the back and legs.