Can Epidural Steroid Injections Relieve Your Pain?
Are you suffering from chronic lower back or radiating leg pain and want to avoid back surgery? An epidural steroid injection (ESI) may help. ESIs are commonly used in combination with other types of [...]
April 23, 2020
How to Cope When You Live With Chronic Pain
Chronic pain is persistent discomfort that can last weeks, months or even years. While some patients have an initial injury that can lead to ongoing pain, others may not have a definitive source of di[...]
April 16, 2020
What Is Telemedicine?
Telemedicine allows you to see a doctor without leaving your house. Using technology, typically a video call, you can meet with a physician to receive the care you need, all in the comfort of your own[...]
April 15, 2020
What Is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome & How Is It Treated?
Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), sometimes called reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD), is a condition in which a patient develops chronic pain in a limb after an injury, medical procedure or even[...]
April 9, 2020
COVID-19 Safety Protocols
Summit Spine & Joint Centers will continue to remain open and treat chronic pain patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. As an essential healthcare provider in Georgia, the health and safety of our[...]
April 1, 2020
How a Medial Branch Block Relieves Lower Back Pain
A medial branch block may be helpful for people who are experiencing facet joint syndrome symptoms as the result of injury or arthritis. During this procedure, a small amount of anesthetic medication [...]
March 25, 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19) FAQ & Precautions
As a provider of essential services for our patients, Summit Spine & Joint Centers remains open during the coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic. Our staff’s top priority remains the health and safety[...]
March 18, 2020
What Is Interventional Pain Management?
Interventional pain management consists of numerous methods used to reduce pain and improve your quality of life. These minimally invasive treatments are used for patients who may have tried other the[...]
March 11, 2020
Elliquence Disc-FX® System Helps Patients With Back Pain Due to Degenerative Disc Disease
People who live with back pain due to degenerative disc disease are often in chronic discomfort, and may even experience leg pain as the result of pinched nerves. For patients who have not experienced[...]
March 4, 2020
Coming Soon: A New Clinic in Winder
Summit Spine & Joint is continuing our mission to improve patient lives and decrease chronic pain with the upcoming opening of a new clinic in Winder, located at 314 N. Broad Street, Suite 210. Th[...]