What is lumbar instability?

Lumbar instability is a spine condition in which there is abnormal mobility or articulation between two or more contiguous vertebrae, which causes great pain. There is excess movement between vertebrae and progressive degeneration of the intervertebral joints. 

What is lumbar spinal stenosis?

Lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) is a condition that consists of a narrowing of the lumbar spinal canal, causing compression of the nerve roots that innervate the lower extremities. The spinal canal is formed by the inner canal of the vertebrae, … Continued

What is spondylolisthesis?

In this section we will talk about a pathology with a complicated name: spondylolisthesis. A spinal condition that arises when one vertebrae slides forward over the one beneath it. Although it can affect any part of the spine, the fact … Continued

Do not let your back stop you!

Experiencing pain in the back as well as in other body parts is becoming more and more frequent due to the current lifestyle, in which lack of physical activity and a sedentary lifestyle are two major components. Following a few … Continued

The weight of knowledge on our children’s backs

An excessive weight in school bags causes cervical, dorsal and lumbar back pain, which can extend into adulthood and result in musculoskeletal pathologies. Back to school again, expenses are added up, we try to regain schedule adherence and daily routines… … Continued