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How to Pick a Spine Specialist in New Jersey

February 14, 2019 | Surgery

If you’ve completed physical therapy and still experience pain or have a severe spinal condition, then you’re most likely exploring surgical options. There are dozens of spine surgeons in your surrounding area, so how do you know what physician will be the right fit for you? To help you have the best possible surgical experience, […]

Before Your Surgery Checklist

February 12, 2019 | Surgery

If you have an upcoming spine surgery at New Jersey’s Coastal Spine, it’s important to know what’s expected of you and what you need to do on the day/night before your surgery. When it comes to spine surgery, preparation is key. There are a number of things you should be doing beforehand that you might […]

How to Prepare for Your Spine Surgery

January 17, 2019 | Back Pain, surgeons, Surgery

Spine surgery is understandably a scary time. As your surgery date approaches, it’s important to prepare yourself as much as possible for the day of the surgery and the recovery afterward. Being prepared will result in more confidence going in, no surprises on your surgery day, and a comfortable recovery period. Preparing for spine surgery […]

Back Pain Treatments: Physical Therapy vs. Surgery

June 20, 2018 | Back Pain, Surgery

The pain of a back injury or chronic condition can be overwhelming and affect your day-to-day activities. If you’re at that point, it’s time to visit a back pain specialist. Depending on your back pain, there are generally two approaches to choose from for treatment: surgical and nonsurgical. Depending on your condition, there could be […]