What is Avascular Necrosis?

September 24, 2016

Avascular necrosis is the loss of bone tissue due in part to the lack of blood supply, Also called osteonecrosis, avascular can cause tiny breaks in the bone and the bone’s eventual collapse. The blood flow to a section of bone can be obstructed if the bone joint become dislocated or fractured. Avascular necrosis is related to the longer-term use of high-dose steroid medications and excessive alcohol intake. Anyone can be…


Spinal Fusion Procedure

Fusione spinale è una procedura chirurgica che è raccomandata per correggere i problemi con le piccole ossa delle vertebre o della colonna vertebrale.
May 29, 2016

Spinal Fusion Procedure Spinal fusion is a surgical procedure that is recommended to correct issues with small bones of the vertebrae or spine. It is the process of “welding’ or fusing bones together, with the goal of healing the painful vertebrae so that they can heal into one single solid bone. Spine surgery is normally recommended only once the surgeon has pinpointed the source of the pain. To Identify the…


What is Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a bone disease that makes the body’s bone more dense and prone to breakage or fracture. Scientist and doctors are not yet sure what causes.  With Osteoporosis the bones can become so brittle that mild stress such as coughing or bending over can cause bone fractures,  Osteoporosis- related fractures can commonly occur in the spine, hip or wrist. The bones are  a living tissue that is constantly being broken-down and built…

December 28, 2014