1. What to Expect After Spine Surgery

    You may be overwhelmed by the prospect of recovering from spine surgery. You have been anticipating your surgery for quite some time and through consultations with your spine surgeon in Johnstown, you know that you likely won’t be completely back to normal right away. If you’re intimidated by th…Read More

  2. Pain Medication Safety Tips

    As orthopedic specialists in Johnstown, we are always sure to be diligent about spine surgery recovery. One of the integral parts of your recovery plan will be managing pain medication. It’s normal to anticipate some pain while your body heals from surgery, so we always want to make sure you can d…Read More

  3. How to Get a Good Night’s Sleep With Back Pain

    When you suffer from back pain, many things that should be simple are causes of stress, such as sleep. You may be exhausted and really need a good night’s sleep, but find it difficult to find a sleep position that is comfortable. It may also be difficult to get in and out of bed without debilitati…Read More

  4. The Secret to Healthy Bones

    As spine surgeons in Johnstown, we meet many people who struggle with poor bone health. This is an issue because your spine is only as strong as your bones. If you are experiencing bone deterioration, you are not able to be as healthy or heal as quickly as you would like. That’s why we offer kypho…Read More

  5. FAQs About the iFuse Implant System

    In our previous blog, we gave a list of questions we commonly hear about the SI joint. In this blog, we will go over one of our treatment options for SI joint pain, the iFuse implant system. How do I know if the iFuse implant system is right for me? Once it is determined that the source of your pain…Read More

  6. FAQs About the SI Joint

    Low back pain can be completely debilitating. Around 80 percent of adults will experience low back pain at some point in their lives, and for many, this pain doesn’t go away with time. Many of our patients who come into our spine surgery center come due to low back pain, and many times, these symp…Read More

  7. Preparing For Your Appointment With A Spine Surgeon

    It’s very common for people to have fear of the doctor, and if you’re set to have spine surgery soon, it’s understandable if you’re feeling nervous about meeting with your spine surgeon for the first time. This can make it challenging to describe your experience in an accurate way, but it’…Read More

  8. All About Facet Syndrome

    The facet joints play a crucial part in supporting the spine and the general flexibility of the body. However, many people are not even aware of them until they have a facet joint problem. This condition, known as facet syndrome, can cause debilitating pain that makes it impossible to participate in…Read More

  9. Tips For Maintaining A Healthy Spine, Pt. 2

    In part one of this blog series, ClinTech gave you a few quick tips on how to maintain proper spinal health. Today, we’ll cover a few more. The health of your spine is more important than you may realize. Having a healthy spine allows you a higher quality of living, one that is free from aches and…Read More

  10. Understanding Cervical Fusion Surgery

    At ClinTech Center for Spine Health, we offer specialized treatments and procedures to offer the back relief you’re looking for. However, sometimes these practices simply do not offer the amount, or kind of relief some of our patients are looking for. To address this, we are also trained spine sur…Read More