Los Angeles Spine Surgeon Says Minimally Invasive Micro Laminectomy Relieves Spinal Stenosis Pain

“Lumbar spinal stenosis is one of the common causes of lower back pain,” says Los Angeles spine surgeon K. Rad Payman, MD. “Stenosis is a degenerative condition, usually age-related and often linked to arthritis. 237 more words

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My experience with Occupational Therapy

“I developed Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, which caused numbness and discomfort in my hands. Dr. Lori Thompson, my primary care provider, referred me to Chad Royer, the occupational therapist and certified hand therapist at Premier Healthcare. 269 more words


Letter: Ottawa Hospital surgeons are committed to patients' well-being

Re: Ending a painful wait, March 23.

A recent Citizen article highlighted the improvement in wait times for hip and knee replacement surgery.

The improvements are wonderful news for our community and I was disappointed to read a followup article on the subject that left readers with the impression that the surgeons at The Ottawa Hospital weren’t open to changing the way they provide care and that the hospital is too large to adapt to health care’s ever-changing needs. 156 more words


The University of Kansas Medical Center

The University of Kansas Medical Center attends to the healthcare needs of the citizens of Kansas through excellence in education, research, patient care and community engagement. 167 more words

Dr. John Paul Schroeppel