Overview of Intervertebral Discs

What are Intervertebral Discs and What do They do? – Anil Kesani MD Dr. Anil Kesani explains that the spine consists of several vertebrae aligned on top of one another to create the spinal column. Between each of these vertebrae is an intervertebral disc.  Dr. Kesani is a spine doctor that practices as an orthopedic …

Painful Sciatica, what is it?

Sciatica Symptoms & Treatment – Anil Kesani MD Dr. Anil Kesani explains that sciatica is a lay term used to describe radiating pain from the lower back and down the legs or radiating leg pain.  A fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, fellowship trained in spine surgery and board certified by the American …

Safe Exercises for Back Pain

Exercises for Back Pain – Anil Kesani MD Dr. Anil Kesani  from SpineMD recommends nonoperative pain-relief methods such as safe exercises for back pain when appropriate.  Exercises for back pain can be effective in treating back pain from back problems such as disc degeneration, disc herniation and even lumbar strains or soft tissue low back …