Tag Archives: back pain

Oct
3
2012
Back pain

Q1. Are there things we can do to minimize chronic back pain other than strengthening the core? In addition to “core strengthening,” I typically recommend the following exercise programs for … More…

Sep
24
2012
Golfer swinging club

Back pain is the most common musculoskeletal complaint experienced by both amateur and professional golfers.  In a study I conducted on professional golfers published in the American Journal of Sports … More…

Aug
23
2012
Aerobics class

Q1. I have osteoarthritis and it causes pain in my hips. What can I do to manage the pain? Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, affecting approximately 27 … More…

May
9
2012
Dr. Semih Gungor, Pain Medicine Specialist

Q1. When you have both hip and lower back pain, how do you know which is the primary source of pain? How should you treat the secondary pain issue? In … More…

Apr
13
2012
Woman on fitness ball

Now that spring is here and the weather is getting warmer, it’s a great time to take on new projects like spring cleaning or home improvements, and to do some … More…