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2014-04-14 12:37:49

Estimated Expenditure Tops $10 Billion; Afflicted Patients among Bottom 20% for Quality of Life SAN JOSE, Calif., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SI-BONE, Inc. (San Jose, California), a medical device company that has pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System(®), a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device used to fuse the sacroiliac (SI) joint for sacroiliac joint disruptions and degenerative sacroiliitis, announced today the publication of three new clinical articles that...

2014-03-11 08:30:15

Long-term Results Published in the Journal Pain Medicine in Study of Sustained Efficacy and Safety MENLO PARK, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nevro Corp. announced today that the 24 month results of a prospective European clinical study using Nevro's Senza(®) system delivering HF10(TM) therapy were published in the journal Pain Medicine. The study was conducted in the United Kingdom and Belgium with 65 of the 72 implanted patients (90%) being available for data collection...

2014-03-06 08:30:25

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SI-BONE, Inc. (San Jose, California), a medical device company that has pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System(®), a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device used to fuse the sacroiliac (SI) joint, announced today that the American Medical Association's (AMA's) CPT(®) Editorial Panel has voted to establish a Category I CPT(®) Code for MIS SI joint fusion. The AMA officially announced the decision with a posting on their...

2014-02-26 20:22:27

Sufferers of spinal stenosis find relief from the state-of-the-art laser treatments offered by Dr. Rezaian at the California Orthopaedic Medical Clinic, Inc. LOS ANGELES, Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- There are few certainties in life, but one reliable truth remains: As we get older, our health afflictions can become increasingly challenging. Of all the health concerns a person might face, one of the most common - and most troubling - is spinal stenosis. Fortunately, with laser back...

2014-02-20 14:50:29

Musculoskeletal pain of the bone, joint and muscles is one of the most common reasons for primary care visits in the United States. According to a literature review appearing in a recent issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS), chronic pain, or pain that persists beyond an expected period of healing, is estimated to affect 100 million Americans. The majority of chronic pain complaints concern the musculoskeletal system, but they also include headaches...

2014-01-24 23:00:27

To heal those suffering with neck and chronic low back pain, Knapp Chiropractic and Wellness Center now offers non-surgical spinal decompression treatment. Brookfield, WI (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 Those suffering from any degree of neck or lower back pain know the debilitating nature of these issues, and the effect the pain has on one’s quality of life. Luckily, healing options have been made more widely available in the greater Milwaukee area, as Knapp Chiropractic and Wellness Center...

2014-01-17 20:22:11

Inspired by the Affordable Care Act, long-term back pain sufferers may finally begin the path to recovery by meeting with surgeons like Dr. Rezaian LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While many in the nation are divided on the issue of the Affordable Care Act, one thing is certain: hundreds of thousands of people who didn't have health coverage are now insured. The act focuses on preventative care and allows coverage for those with preexisting conditions, which could be a...

2014-01-15 23:02:32

North American Spine is expanding to the Sunshine State. The leader in minimally invasive spine surgery is now providing the exclusive AccuraScope procedure in Merritt Island, Florida. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 North American Spine is expanding to the Sunshine State. The leader in minimally invasive spine surgery is now providing the exclusive AccuraScope procedure in Merritt Island, Florida. Dr. Stanley Golovac will be performing the surgeries on Florida’s Space Coast,...

2014-01-15 12:25:51

Ruling Appeal Establishes Calmare Treatments a "Medical Necessity" In Cancer-Related Chemotherapy Pain Case FAIRFIELD, Conn., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Competitive Technologies, Inc., (OTCQX: CTTC) (CTI), a biotechnology company, received a favorable Medicare treatment coverage judgment for its flagship medical technology device, the Calmare(®) pain therapy medical device, stemming from an appeal filed by an authorized Calmare practitioner in Staten Island, the Physical Medicine...

2014-01-09 08:28:06

Dr. Javid Baksh of Comprehensive Pain Consultants Treats Chronic Pain Patient with this Advanced New Therapy MOUNT OLIVE, N.J., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flowonix Medical, Inc., announced that the Dr. Javid Baksh was the first in western North Carolina to implant its Prometra® programmable intrathecal infusion pump for chronic pain. Dr. Baksh implanted the pump in a 52-year-old woman who had suffered for over ten years with chronic pain that did not respond to other treatments....