Table of Contents for Health Information

Click any term to go to that subject.


Anatomic Terms

Spinal Anatomy

Neuro Exam

Special Tests

Disc Disease


Back Pain


Neck Pain

Carpal Tunnel


Chronic Pain

Minor Procedures



Selective Blocks

Facet Blocks


Major Procedures

Bloodless Surgery

Minimally Invasive

   Bloodless Surgery

   Minimally Invasive Surgery

Carpal Tunnel

Cervical Discectomy

Disc Decompression

Lumbar Discectomy

Lumbar Fusion

Disc Replacement












Alternative Care

Physical Therapy


   Spine Surgery

   Workers' Comp


   History of Pain

Medical Ethics

Hippocratic Oath


Spine Marketing

Glossary, Dictionary and Index




This site is built for ease of use.  It is set up so that it can be read like a book.  The above links are chapters.  At the end of each page is the link to the next page or chapter.


Click here to go the the first page in the medical information chapter on anatomic terms.


Click here to begin with some common symptoms.


Click here to start with minor surgeries (like injections).


Click here to start with major surgeries (like back and neck surgery)


Click here for the medicines and orthotics chapter


Click here for the alternative care chapter.


Click here to begin with the history and ethics chapter.


Click here for the glossary, dictionary and index.


Click here for the abbreviation section.


Click here for the section on links.

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