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C3Spine Second Opinion
May 26, 2018

Why you need a second opinion

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When is it a good idea to get a second opinion? Second opinions should strongly be considered when there is a potentially life threatening medical condition, like back surgery, when the proposed treatment options are intensive or demanding, like major surgery, or when there is a chance for a very bad outcome or complication, i.e. brain surgery. By having a second opinion, particularly in these high stakes situations, patients and their families will have the
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Why Surgery
May 5, 2018

Why Surgery?

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I am often asked, Doctor Callewart, Do I Need Surgery? My answer is very simple…   If it impacts your daily activity, you should consider Surgery.  Many conditions can be treated without surgery, but it depends on how it impacts your lifestyle. Watch my video below which discusses this topic further.
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Research shows that sitting is the hardest activity on the back, other than lifting weight off the floor from a bent-over position. Some physicians think that many of our modern day back troubles afflict us because we spend most of the day sitting.  Research shows that sitting is the hardest activity on the back, other than lifting weight off the floor from a bent-over position. Sitting Better at Home At home, firm wooden chairs are
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Don’t Let Neck and Back Pain Affect Your Ability to Travel Riding in a vehicle is difficult due to bumps and turns. If you suffer from neck and back problems, getting in and out can be a painful experience. With so many types of vehicles – and so many different types of neck and back conditions affecting us – there is no one solution to riding comfortably. Neck and Back Pain Prevention Tips for the
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Dallas Orthopedic Spine Specialist Dr. Craig C. Callewart discusses nighttime neck and back pain prevention. Just as the mind needs a good night’s sleep to  work well the next day, muscles need sleep to recover from soreness. If you  sleep well, you will have less pain the next day. Your muscles will be less  sore and you’ll be mentally better able to deal with the pain. Sleep Well for Less Pain A comfortable mattress is
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