Spine Conditions

Our back and spine experts will diagnose the causes of your particular back problem and create a treatment plan to help relieve your back pain. Treatment can include physical therapy, medication optimisation, surgery and image guided spinal procedures including pain relieving injections.

Dr. Outhwaite is brilliant. I have seen many consultants before for my issue however, Dr. Outhwaite understood the issue. He identified the rare condition I have and immediately acting on allevating the symptoms. Very impressed by Dr. Outhwaite!

June 6, 2016

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Blog Posts

  • Upper Spine Pain Upper Spine Pain

      This post is going to provide information about common causes, symptoms and treatments for upper and middle spine pain. The reason we are going to ...

  • Cervical Discectomy Cervical Discectomy

      A cervical discectomy, otherwise known as an anterior cervical discectomy is a surgical procedure to help with spinal cord or nerve root compression. It does ...

  • Slipped Disc Symptoms Slipped Disc Symptoms

      Slipped discs are a very common injury that affects the back; they can affect any part of your back and leave you in a quite ...

  • Narrowing of the spine Narrowing of the spine

    A narrowing of the spine, or spinal stenosis as it is known to us in the medical world, causes pressure on the nerves and the ...

  • Slipped disc Slipped disc

    Your spine is made up of 24 vertebrae which are individual bones that stack up on each other. They are separated by pads of cartilage ...

  • Lumbar decompression Lumbar decompression

      Lumbar decompression is a type of surgery that is used to treat nerves that have been compressed in the lower spine. The surgery is only ...

  • Lower Spine Pain Lower Spine Pain

      Almost everyone on this planet that has ever lived and is living right now, will have had or will get lower back pain, it is ...

  • Back pain Back pain

    Back pain is a very common condition, in fact, it will affect 1 in 3 of us this year. Most of these people will get ...

  • Lumbar discectomy, everything you need to know Lumbar discectomy, everything you need to know

    If you have just been told that you may need a lumbar discectomy in the future or you are curious about the operation and would ...

  • Steroid Injections Steroid Injections

    If you have just been told that you need steroid injections to help you overcome a condition and you are wondering why, hopefully, this article ...

  • Stenosis of the spine Stenosis of the spine

    What is stenosis of the spine? Stenosis of the spine is a condition in which the spaces between the bones in the spine constrict. This narrowing ...

  • What is Scoliosis? What is Scoliosis?

    The condition Scoliosis is the name given to an abnormal twisting of the spine, resulting in a curvature of the spine. Back pain, as I am ...

  • Muscle pain in your back Muscle pain in your back

    The common types of muscle pain in your back There are two common types of back pain, one is what’s known as muscle strain and the ...

  • Everything you need to know about Osteoarthritis Everything you need to know about Osteoarthritis

    What is osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis in the UK, it is a condition that affects the joints and makes them feel ...

  • Why am I getting lower back pain? Why am I getting lower back pain?

    Lower back pain can be a very hard thing to treat as there are so many different causes to it. It can be an old ...

  • What is a Caudal Epidural and what does it do? What is a Caudal Epidural and what does it do?

    What is a Caudal Epidural Steroid Injection? A caudal epidural injection is a steroid injection into the bottom of the spine known as the epidural space. ...

  • Facet joint injections, what are they and who are they for? Facet joint injections, what are they and who are they for?

    In this article we are going to explain and explore facet joint injections. If you are considering having facet joint injections then it’s important to ...

  • What is sciatica and how can it be treated? What is sciatica and how can it be treated?

    What is sciatica? Sciatica is a pain in the lower extremity’s dues to the compression or irritation of the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve is the ...

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  • Everything You Need To Know About Knee Dislocations

      What is a knee dislocation? A knee dislocation is a common injury in the UK that typically takes about six weeks to heal. Knee dislocations are most often caused by a sudden change in direction or sudden blow to the knee. It is a very common injury in impact sports or activities like dancing. […]

  • What Is Hip Resurfacing?

      If you have arthritis in your hip, you might be a candidate for a hip replacement or a hip resurfacing. We have covered a typical hip replacement on our blog before and so if you’d like to know more about those, please take a look at that article. Hip resurfacing is similar to a […]

  • Symptoms of Knee Arthritis

      Three types of arthritis can affect the knee: osteoarthritis, post-traumatic arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. It is possible to have more than one of these types of arthritis in your knee, although it is more common to only have one. Although each of these types of arthritis is different, they have similar symptoms, and these […]