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Spinal Fluid Leak Can Cause Symptoms of Chronic Pain, Fatigue and Dysautonomia

The symptoms of chronic cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak, also referred to as spinal fluid leak, are similar to those of many chronic pain syndromes including fibromyalgia, migraines, chronic neck pain, fatigue (ME/CFS), and a form of dysautonomia called POTS (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome). What is CSF (Cerebral Spinal Fluid)? The brain and spinal cord should not [...]

A Sweet Solution for Chronic Pain

Prolotherapy is a regenerative treatment for tendon, ligament, or joint pain. It’s a safe and effective non-surgical option and can be used to treat pain from a previous injury or from the general wear and tear of aging. Prolotherapy treatment involves injecting a patient with a natural solution, such as a high-concentration dextrose (sugar) solution, [...]

The Kaplan Center Welcomes Dr. John Broussard

It is with great pleasure we introduce the newest physician to join the Kaplan Center's medical team, John Broussard D.O.! Dr. Broussard is board-certified in Family Medicine with an added qualification in Sports Medicine (CAQSM) and specializes in regenerative medicine, diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound, and osteopathic manipulative medicine. We are thrilled to offer our patients an [...]

My Time in Honduras

It was a cold dark morning in early March when the plane lifted off from Reagan National Airport, but the weather would soon change… and not only the weather, but also the culture, and my experience with prolotherapy. When I arrived in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Central America, I joined 70 other physicians from 7 [...]