Why do I need to see the PA and why you are better off?
Why do I need to see the PA and why you are better off? A necessary reality and a common source of complaints is the use of physician assistants (PA) in the office. Statements such as “I don’t want to see the PA” or “I need to see the Doctor”
What can a patient expect when they have you as a doctor?
What can a patient expect when they have you as a doctor? I am a firm believer in sharing information and educating the patient to help make an informed decision. The spine is very enigmatic, and people often have misconceptions regarding the causes of back or neck pain. More importantly,
What Do I Do To Promote A Healthy Spine?
What Do I Do To Promote A Healthy Spine? I often get asked what habits or exercises I perform to maintain a healthy spine. First and foremost, all spines age…..even doctors! Knowing that everyone’s spine will age and eventually cause discomfort is key in learning to accept low back pain
Interview With Paul Saiz, MD
Interview With Paul Saiz, MD Do you know what the biggest obstacle to effective spine care is? According to Dr. Paul Saiz, the spread of misinformation causes many people to make poor decisions about back pain and choose to address the symptoms instead of fixing the problems. In a recent
PODCAST: “Spinal Surgery and Skeletons with Dr. Paul Saiz”
PODCAST: “Spinal Surgery and Skeletons with Dr. Paul Saiz” With his many years of experience, Dr. Paul Saiz has a lot of stories to tell, and he recently shared a lot of them on his Doctorpedia podcast. Dr. Saiz is genuinely excited about up-and-coming advances in the field of orthopedics,
What excites you about the future in Spine Surgery?
What excites you about the future in Spine Surgery? Spine is an interesting specialty. Currently, either an Orthopedic Surgeon or Neurosurgeon can call themselves a Spine Surgeon. Back in the day, responsibilities in the spine world were divided up between Orthopedic Surgeons (Orthopods) and Neurosurgeons (NSurg). For example, if a