Have you, or someone you know, recently been experiencing an incredible degree of neck or back pain? Do you have a spinal condition that you’ve simply decided to live with because you’re having trouble finding a physician you can trust? Well, if so, then look no further! Dr. Stephen Courtney is a board-certified, fellowship-trained, orthopedic spine surgeon in Plano, TX whose been helping patients just like you since 1995. Whether it’s a work-related injury, a degenerative disease or a compression syndrome, his wide range of clinical experience makes him the perfect doctor to deal with your back pain and get you back on your feet.
One of the most common locations to obtain a fresh, new back injury is in the workplace. Many patients go many years before ever getting their original injury treated, and can therefore cause serious damage that compounds upon the original injury. But, thanks to Dr. Stephen Courtney’s many years of experience treating work-related spinal injuries, identifying and dealing with the source of your pain just became that much easier. His experience identifying the best treatment option to help remove that day-to-day chronic pain has given his clients relief. So, whether it’s a herniated disc that needs repairing or just a median branch that needs blocking, his experience will help get you up, working, and spending time with your loved ones again in no time.
According to the Arthritis Foundation, over 54 million adults live with a form of doctor-diagnosed arthritis. That population size is expected to increase to over 74 million within the next 20 years. The majority of these conditions will ultimately affect the mobility of the spine, leading to overall bone loss, degeneration and nerve injury. It is because of this that Dr. Stephen Courtney has taken the time as a board-certified orthopedic spine surgeon to grow his practice in these areas, including degenerative disc diseases, spinal stenosis and facet joint syndrome, in order to give you the tools you need to win the fight against degenerative bone loss today.
Compression & Others
Over time, our bones tend to naturally degenerate. However, for some, depending on diet, genetics and other factors, this degeneration happens much faster and can lead to nerve compression, causing pain throughout the back and lower limbs, such as with Sciatica. This pain lead to depression and a decreased quality of life for those experiencing it. Let Dr. Stephen Courtney help you to regain the life you had before the pain by creating a manageable treatment plan fitted just for you. For some, these options can even include non-surgical interventions such as lumbar epidural, lumbar transforaminal, or sacroiliac joint steroid injections.
So, if you’re experiencing spinal pain from a work-related injury or even a degenerative disease, and it’s keeping you from being your best self, don’t hesitate. Let Dr. Stephen Courtney be the one to help you relieve that pain today!