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Low Back Pain: Common and Treatable

Causes of Lower Back Pain

Low Back Pain Is Common Have you recently been injured at work, slipped or fallen, been a victim in a car accident? Are you experiencing chronic pain or discomfort in your lower back? Is your sleep interrupted, tossing and outrunning all night long? Does a poor night’s rest from back pain equal a hard day …

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MS Pain Explained

Pain doctors helping patients develop a pain management plan

MS Pain Explained – The Connection To the Spine Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease in which the immune system eats away at the protective covering of nerves. MS affect the entire body.  Aches in your bones, joints, and muscles. Burning pain in the feet, legs, arms, hips. Finding the right physical therapist to help …

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Platelet-rich plasma therapy for pain relief

Platelet-rich plasma therapy is a procedure that is becoming pretty popular in effective treatment for pain relief. Dr. Michael Monfett of Skyline Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation one of many New York pain doctors specializing in Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy is located in the borough of Manhattan in New York City. Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) is blood plasma …

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Cycling Pain and Injury

Has a cycling injury left you in pain? The concept of being injured, let alone in pain from cycling, a fitness sport, that keeps you healthy and brings you happiness, is outrageous, right? Cycling like any other fitness sport can one day make you feel exhilarated and the struggling to pedal pain-free. Cycling injuries are …

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Physiatry Pain’s Best Kept Secret

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Physiatry pain medicine The history of Physiatry ( physicians specializing in physical medicine; residencies or fellowships in PM&R) dates back to 1946 in the World Wars era. Injured soldiers returning from active duty traumatic injuries such as spinal cord injuries, amputation, fractures, etc… The Physiatry specialty was developed to enable doctors to identify their patients’ …

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Injury To Recovery Against The Odds

Injury To Recovery A Ballerinas Story Most athletes, dancers, will in their careers will face both physical, emotional strains, and possible injury, in their chosen professions. Take acclaimed ballerina Wendy Whelan who in 2013 underwent reconstructive surgery. Whelan, who was 46 at the time, feareing that she would never dance again. But after months of …

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Pain Free New Year

Have you been living with chronic pain? Well repeat after me its a New Year, it's a new me, pain free!

Have you been living with chronic pain? Well repeat after me its a New Year, it’s a new me, pain free! It’s 2018, a New Year, and time for a change if you’ve been suffering from chronic pain. Time to set some healthy lifestyle goals with a little help from your local pain specialists. Follow …

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Winter Joint Pain

Joint pain can occur anytime throughout the year, but in the cold and wet months of the winter you may find it harder to cope with.

Winter Joint Pain – Got Questions? Joint pain in the winter should be of no surprise really. Studies show that the cold out there is frightful  especially to joints causing aches and pains. The freezing temperatures in the winter causes our muscle tissues to expand and possibly put pressure on our joints causing irritation, stiffness …

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Chronic pain is real

Chronic pain

We believe your chronic pain is real. Lets keep the conversation open. Whenever anyone reads an article about pain the headline usually reads, “Opioid Crisis…” Conversations have been sidetracked causing the real issue “living with pain”, to be shelved, gathering dust, ignored and eventually forgotten. Over 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain. Now that’s …

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Dr. Maria Cabodevilla-Conn MD Joins Synergy SpineCare NJ

Dr. Maria M. Cabodevilla-Conn, MD Joins Synergy Spinecare & Rehabilitation Medicine NJ.

Synergy Spinecare is pleased to welcome Dr. Maria Cabodevilla-Conn, MD, MBA to Synergy Spinecare Clinic in Teaneck, New Jersey. Dr. Maria Cabodevilla-Conn, MD is both a physiatrist and pain management specialist who is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation as well as pain medicine. Dr. Maria Cabodevilla-Conn, MDn graduated from NYU with honors and …

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