Spine & Back

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Spine & Back

Preventing Back and Neck Pain

Thomas J. McGivney, MD, an orthopedic surgeon with Castle Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, discusses important lifestyle changes that can help you prevent back and neck pain.

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Brain Health & Conditions

5 Neurological Conditions You Can Treat With Botox

There’s a lot more to botulinum toxin than meets the eye

5 Neurological Conditions You Can Treat With Botox
Research

Rush University Medical Center to Hold Screening for Documentary, Feb. 24

Neurosurgeon Richard Fessler, MD, PhD, featured in regenerative research docuseries and panel discussion

Neurosurgeon Richard Fessler, MD, PhD, featured in regenerative research docuseries and panel discussion
University

Rush University Is Bringing Innovative Education To The Table

Center for Innovative and Lifelong Learning launches new program to further education of spine specialists across the globe

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Spine & Back

New Technology Simulates X-Ray Vision for Surgeons

Dr. Frank Phillips, a surgeon at Rush, was the first to use augmented reality imaging during a minimally invasive spine surgery.

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Get the Care You Need for Common Spine Conditions

Know when to seek neurological care

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Patient Stories

Mark Toft's Story

Spine surgery put this avid hiker back on the trail

Donna and Mark Toft
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Spine Surgeons Face COVID-19 Challenges Worldwide

Spine surgeons across the world are experiencing effects of COVID-19, including canceled procedures, changes in clinical roles, anxiety and risk of exposure to the disease themselves due to insufficient protective equipment.

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What Is Degenerative Disc Disease?

Despite its name, degenerative disc disease isn't a disease, and it doesn't inevitably worsen over time.

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Patient Stories

Robert's Story

Taking the fear out of spine surgery

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