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New Treatments for Low Back and Leg Pain: Free Health Lecture

  • Category: General, Orthopedics
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  • Written By: Boulder Community Health

Symptoms Can Signal Spinal Stenosis
You know the feeling—the bursts of lower back or leg pain while doing something as simple as walking or standing upright. Time, injuries and bad habits take a toll on aging spines and sometimes cause painful spinal stenosis, a condition in which spaces within your spine narrow, putting pressure on nerves. Luckily, new treatment options can greatly relieve the pain.

Come hear spine surgeon Dr. Benjamin Bjerke with BoulderCentre for Orthopedics describe common causes of spinal stenosis. Then learn about the newest non-surgical and surgical treatment options for relieving your back or leg pain.

  • When: Thursday, Sept. 6, from 7 to 8 p.m.
  • Where: Boulder Jewish Community Center, 6007 Oreg Ave.
  • RESERVATIONS REQUIRED: bchlectures.org/lowbackpain • 303-415-4212