Alexander Bone & Spine Institute

Archive for March 2016

DO WHIPLASH INJURIES EVER HEAL?

A common question many patients ask is how long whiplash injuries will take to heal? First, it is important to understand the nature of a whiplash injury. This occurs when the head is forcibly moved forward or sideways after being struck suddenly, such as in a car wreck. A whiplash injury is damaging to the…

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DOES BACK PAIN CAUSE BREATHING PROBLEMS?

When does back pain lead to shortness of breath? This is a common patient concern and is often difficult to diagnose right away. While shortness of breath is most often thought of as a respiratory issue problem, our Miami spine specialists know that it can be an indicator of other issues. Breathing trouble in connection…

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