herniated disk - Louisiana Pain Specialists
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What Causes Herniated Disk?

What is a Herniated Disk? A Herniated Disk occurs when there is a problem with one of the disks between the individual bones of the vertebrae. The disks are rubbery cushions between the individual bones (vertebrae) that stack together to make…
Louisiana Pain Specialists - Pain Relief Pork Chop Recipe

Who knew pain relief could be so delicious?

Who knew pain relief could be so delicious? Pork Chops with Pear & Ginger Sauce Cook Time: 35 mins; 4 servings Nutrition: 274 calories; 8g fatIn this recipe, pork chops are combined with a healthy pear and ginger sauce. During the…
Louisiana Pain Specialists - Spinal Cord

Spinal Cord Stimulation Helps Limit Opiod Use in Chronic Pain Patients

SPINAL CORD STIMULATION HELPS LIMIT OPIOID USE IN CHRONIC PAIN PATIENTS, STUDY SUGGESTSSpinal cord stimulation (SCS) can help lower or stabilize opioid use among chronic pain patients, according to the results of a new study.With…
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COOLIEF - Non-Surgical Treatment For Relief of Chronic Back Pain

A new, non-invasive procedure could bring some relief for patients suffering from chronic knee pain and back pain, for whom surgery is not an option. The Physicians at Louisiana Pain Specialists are specially trained to properly diagnose…
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TARGETING THE TRUTH: Do we have a Pain epidemic or an Opioid epidemic?

By: Dr. Neil Jolly at Louisiana Pain SpecialistsA recent article in the New York Times stated that drug overdoses are the leading cause of death for Americans under the age of 50. Not only is this an alarming fact, but trends show that the…
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Surviving the Holidays with Pain

Surviving the Holidays with Pain The holiday season offers opportunities to improve your health; but it can also intensify feelings of frustration and despair that come from dealing with chronic pain. At Louisiana Pain Specialists, we can’t…
Knee Pain A Joint Effort Louisiana Pain Specialists
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"A Joint Effort"

"A Joint Effort" Collaborative Care Improves Pain Control For Knee Pain Dr. Russell Russo is an orthopedic surgeon in New Orleans who is fellowship trained in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery. Dr. Russell Russo is committed to providing…
Cracking Knuckles

Do You Crack Your Knuckles?

Although studies have been made on knuckle cracking, there is no definitive answer on whether or not it is bad for your knuckles. A 1990 study indicates that people who crack their knuckles are more likely to experience hand swelling and a lighter…

Louisiana Pain Specialists: What We Offer Our Patients

Louisiana Pain Specialists: What We Offer Our Patients At Louisiana Pain Specialists, our expertise lies in resolutely determining the source of your chronic pain and follow the appropriate treatment protocol to relieve you of your burden.…