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How Spinal Decompression Can Help Relieve Back Pain?

By Dr. Jason Crist / July 12, 2018 /

Many people experience low back pain throughout their lives.  In fact, it is currently the number one cause of permanent disability, and the second largest reason given for missed work.  Low back pain is the second most common reason for doctor visits, and the third most common for surgical procedures.  If you have low back…

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Woman with hands holding her waist because of lower back pain in her sacroilliac joint.

How To Treat Sacroilliac Joint Pain Relief?

By Dr. Jason Crist / July 25, 2016 /

How can a body part you have probably never heard of hurt so BAD? This is a common question we hear from individuals suffering from sacroiliac joint pain. The joint is formed by the sacrum and the ilium where they meet on either side of the lower back, with the purpose of connecting the spine…

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Holidays and Wellness Go Hand in Hand

The Holidays and Wellness Go Hand in Hand

By Dr. Jason Crist / December 11, 2014 /

Arthritis is a common and debilitating disease process that affects millions of people. Many here in the Nashville, TN area.  There are several different types of arthritis, but the main two are Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis. Osteoarthritis Also known as degenerative joint disease, osteoarthritis is the most common form.  When the cartilage between your bones…

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