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Do you suffer from long term back pain? If your answer is yes then it is time for your pain to be taken into control. Charleston's back pain doctor, Dr. Alexander is the specialist for you. He focuses on spine injection procedures and the non-surgical...

Who wouldn’t want a healthy spine? It is the main support structure of the body. When damaged not only is your moveability compromised, but information is slowed or even closed down to get where it needs to be. Nerve signals are carried by the spine...

Patients seeking a great spine doctor come to Dr. Alexander with a myriad of neck and back challenges. Pain in the neck and back is indicative of a multitude of possible underlying issues within the spine's nerves, muscle groups, or vertebrae. Most patients are able...

Patients coming to the Non-Surgical Spine Center commonly report pain and stiffness in either their neck, or their mid-back or lower back, often called the lumbar spine, resulting from various degenerative conditions, including bulging or herniated discs, which in turn causes nerve inflammation, leading to...

Managing any kind of chronic is challenging, but nerve pain management comes with its own set of obstacles, including accurate diagnosis of your specific type of nerve pain and designing a comprehensive plan with the most effective treatments. However, nerve pain doesn’t have to rule your...

Spinal discs work as shock absorbers between your vertebrae and allow for everyday movements that cause you to bend, twist, and flex. Because these discs have a minimal blood supply, their reparative ability is limited. This means that once disc degeneration exists, there’s no bringing...

One of the most far-reaching health issues impacting the global population is chronic pain, with 50 million Americans alone suffering from this condition. One in five adults cope with pain persistent enough to significantly decrease their ability to function day-to-day. One cause of chronic pain is...

For those living with peripheral neuropathy, life can be not only painful, but frustrating. This frustration is often due to the common need for patients to “doctor shop” in order to find the right specialist for them. Patients need effective peripheral neuropathy treatment and pain...

Laser Therapy for Pain One of the most prominent health issues in the United States is chronic pain. Chronic pain afflicts tens of millions of people, and it is not an easy problem to address. People with chronic pain must often “doctor shop” to find a...

Living with chronic pain means that, to live with pain-free mobility, you must  consistently manage your pain. Sometimes, chronic lower back pain or pain in other areas of your body will call for medication. However, there are also many times when no drugs are necessary,...