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New State-of-the-Art Fluoroscopy Suite Expands Treatment Options for Patients

The Kaplan Center now has a state-of-the-art fluoroscopy suite and the ability to perform even more precision-guided procedures. Fluoroscopy is like an x-ray movie. The X-ray is a very low dose which minimizes exposure to patients and maximizes safety. Real-time, moving images are ideal for needle placement when performing injections. For spine and most [...]

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, [...]