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A recent study at Rush found that acupuncture may be a safe and effective integrative medicine treatment for chronic pain in pediatric patients.
A new form of spinal cord stimulation therapy called Senza offers back and leg pain relief without side effects common with older forms of the treatment.
Chicago sports fans have plenty of reasons to be anxious this October, but there also are plenty of ways to keep stress under control.
Dr. Richard Fessler, one of the nation's leading spine surgeons and researchers, joined Rush University Medical Center in the Department of Neurosurgery in July.
In 2012, 534 patients underwent minimally invasive lumbar spine surgery through Rush’s Spine and Back Program, nearly a 19 percent increase over the previous year.