Category Archives: General

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction Sonora

Published on March 10, 2019

The sacroiliac join is a joint that exists in the bony pelvis between the ilium of the pelvis and the sacrum, which supports the spin. The purpose of the Sacroiliac Joint Injection (SI) is to diagnose the source of the

Acupuncture Northern California

Published on February 23, 2019

Acupuncture can help promote the body’s natural ability to heal itself and improve function. Performed by inserting needles and sometimes applying heat or electrical stimulation, Acupuncture works by stimulating the nervous system to release chemicals in the muscles, spinal cord, and

Acupuncture Northern California

Published on February 7, 2019

Acupuncture can be a very beneficial treatment to promote the body’s natural healing and improve function. Acupuncture is performed through the use of needles into very precise points of the body. The acupuncture points stimulate the nervous system to release chemicals in

Physical Spin Therapy Northern California

Published on December 30, 2018

Physical Spin Therapy has helped many people improve the condition and alleviate pain. Dr. Meneken has over 30 years of experience and specializes in spine rehabilitation in our on-site physical therapy center. In addition to providing therapy, Dr. Meneken makes it

San Francisco Acupuncture Treatment

Published on November 19, 2018

Acupuncture is a popular method utilized today by licensed acupuncturists to help patients who are experiencing a wide range of issues from headaches, neck and back aches, tension, stress, and various neurological and musculoskeletal disorders receive permanent or temporary relief

Kyphoplasty Northern California

Published on October 20, 2018

When a spinal fracture occurs a Kyphoplasty procedure is performed to stop the pain, restore as much of the vertebral and stabilize the bone. A type of vertebral augmentation for compression fractures, Kyphoplasty Northern California is achieved through a small incision

Spinal Fracture Pain

Published on September 23, 2018

Spinal Fracture Pain can be devastating, but Kyphoplasty can help stop the pain and stabilize the bone. Kyphoplasty is a type of vertebral augmentation used for compression fractures and it achieved through the use of a small incision in the back

PRODISC C Total Disc Replacement Northern California

Published on June 26, 2018

The PRODISC C Total Disc Replacement implant is made of cobalt chromium molybdenum endplates with a plastic inlay forms a ball and socket joint. The total disc replacement implant allows patient the possibility for motion by enabling the top endplate to move

Medical Branch Block Northern California

Published on March 22, 2018

What is a medial branch block? The medial branch block is an injection of local anesthetic (and sometimes steroids) placed outside the joint space adjacent to the nerve that is supplying the joint. This nerve is called the medial branch. The