Category: Spine Problems

When A Bush Falls

In July 2015, former President George H.W. Bush fell in his Kennebunkport home and fractured the C2 bone (or Axis bone) in his neck. He suffered no neurological damage and, though details of the injury were never released, we know … Read more »

Disc-oncerting Back Pain

There are many causes of back pain. While chronic back pain is often due to many factors (some combination of patho-anatomical, physical, and non-physical factors), acute back pain (less than 6 weeks) can often be traced to simple anatomical causes … Read more »