Can You Avoid Surgery With Regenerative Medicine?

There are many reasons people want to avoid surgery. For some, the risk of complications following a procedure is intimidating, especially if they have existing health issues. For others, the fact tha[...]

The 3 Most Common Types of Arthritis

Arthritis is a common disease, yet few people understand exactly what it is. Did you know that there are over 100 types of arthritis? Most of us know someone who is suffering from arthritis, which aff[...]
Close-up view of herniated lumbar vertebral disc model

What Is a Herniated Disc & How Is It Treated?

Your spine is a flexible column of bones and cartilage that allows you the freedom to move. Also referred to as discs, each section of cartilage in your spine cushions the bone and contains a softer c[...]

What Is Sacroiliac Joint Pain?

Your sacroiliac (SI) joint is a joint that connects the base of the spine to the pelvis. There are two of these joints, one on each side of the spine. These joints have to be strong to support your up[...]

What Is Fibromyalgia & How Is It Treated?

Fibromyalgia is a chronic health condition in which a person experiences general bodily pain in joints and muscles, as well as in connective tissue and nerves. People with fibromyalgia are considered [...]

Two New Doctors Joining Our Practice

Summit Spine & Joint Centers is thrilled to announce the addition of two new physicians to our  interventional pain clinic staff: Dr. Thomas Cheriyan and Dr. Adam Gover. Each of these providers b[...]

Joint Pain: Its Causes & Treatments

Without joints, your body wouldn’t be able to move. When joints work properly, you experience pain-free motion. But when they don’t, they can cause discomfort and immobility. The joint – as well[...]

Physician Spotlight: Dr. Gabriel Marrero

Summit Spine & Joint Centers is proud to have Dr. Gabriel Marrero on our team to serve our patients. Board-certified in Internal Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Interventional P[...]

5 Benefits of Epidural Steroid Facet Injections

Facet joints—the joints that help link each vertebrae in your spine—can become painful for a variety of reasons. You may have had an injury or they may have developed chronic inflammation or arthr[...]
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5 Amazing Benefits of Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative medicine includes therapies such as stem cell therapy and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy, in which the body’s own natural healing agents are extracted and concentrated to suppor[...]