Radiofrequency ablation, also known as RFA, is a minimally invasive treatment option for spinal pain caused by facet joint disorders. Many patients suffering from neck...
The spine and back muscles are so important in our everyday lives, and when one element is out of balance, it can affect other parts of the body as well. At Marin Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, our staff believes that a nonsurgical approach should always be considered as the first option, and over 90% of our patients can be treated through noninvasive care and rehabilitation techniques.
Our office in Novato, CA, has board-certified spinal rehabilitation and pain management experts on staff to help you find and treat the cause of your back problems. Over three-fourths of the population will experience back problems in their lifetime, and our resident spinal expert, Dr. Holly Kelly, has treated countless spinal conditions. Our goal is always to help our patients return to their regular activities and lifestyles as quickly as possible. Some of the most common treatments we recommend for our spinal patients are listed below, but your treatment will largely depend on your needs and preferences. One or more of the following treatments may be recommended to help relieve your back pain/problems.