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Spinal Stenosis

Spinal Stenosis also know as narrowing of the spine causes chronic pain often times in the neck and lower back. That pain can also last for years if not properly diagnosed or treated. Skyline Sports & Spine Medicine, New York Pain Specialists, bring hope to patients experiencing unbearable pain from spinal stenosis.

Spinal Stenosis is common among professional football players like pro athletes David Wilson, Michael Irvin, Sterling Sharpe, Marcus McNeill, payton Manning, and Chris Samuels who have suffered career ending nerve injuries to the spine.

Car accidents, work related injuries or other major traumas where a dislocation of bone or fracture may damage the contents of the spinal canal putting pressure on the spinal cord or nerves causing pain.

Pain caused by an injury by this condition may cause a disability that can significantly impair a patient’s lifestyle.

Spinal Stenosis Symptoms

Could the pain in your foot be caused by a problem in your spine? Are you experiencing stiffness, pain, numbness, or weakness in the neck? Are you finding it hard to walk because of leg pain? Here are some symptoms that suggest that it’s time to see a pain specialist in order to properly diagnose your condition.

Symptoms of spinal stenosis may include:

If you’re experiencing any of these symptoms, Skyline Sports & Spine Medicine located in Midtown, NY., Financial District (FIDI) is welcoming New Patients. Schedule an appointment with Dr. Michael Monfett a New York board certified physiatrist specializing in spine & sports medicine.

Call us today at 212-797-1200 and start enjoying your life pain free.

Common causes of spinal stenosis include:

Spinal Stenosis Treatment Options

Spinal stenosis can be a painful condition that can cause numbness in the hands, feet, arms, or legs, as well as pain and soreness when standing or walking for long periods of time. Fortunately, there are a variety of treatment options available to help you minimize or eliminate your pain and help you get back to living a healthy, productive life.

At Skyline Sports & Spine Medicine, Dr. Monfett offers alternative treatment of joint pain, nerve pain and sports injuries. Dr. Monfett will work with you to accurately diagnose your spinal stenosis by performing a thorough history and a physical examination including a complete assessment of your musculoskeletal and neurological symptoms.

After diagnostic testing (x-rays, CT or MRI scans), you’ll receive a customized pain management treatment program with Dr. Monfett overseeing the treatment in-order to relieve pain and put your life back together.

Call Now — ask Dr. Monfett how PRP therapy can help you recover, get back to work, be ready to play, and just start living a productive pain free life.

Dr. Monfett of Skyline Sports & Spine Medicine after a thorough review of a patients medical history and an examination, will be able to suggest the best course of treatment.

Types of treatments offered include:

Types of spinal stenosis

PRP for Spinal Stenosis

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy is simply an injection treatment that enhances the healing process of  damaged joint and spine pain and injury.

PRP is when a small sample of your own blood, spun in a centrifuge to concentrate the platelets and is then injected into the injured area. The PRP treatment objective is to help patients suffering from a herniated disc, to allow the the body’s ability to naturally heal itself.

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About Dr. Monfett – Skyline Sports & Spine Medicine

Dr. Monfett

Dr. Monfett Skyline Spine & Sports Medicine

Dr. Michael Monfett is board certified in physiatry, with fellowship training in interventional spine and sports medicine, and musculoskeletal medicine.

Dr. Monfett New York City’s up and coming pain specialist has extensive training in acute and chronic pain management.

With the opening of the FIDI clinic in Manhattan, NYC, pain management and regenerative medicine is available to athletes, weekend warriors, workers injured on the job, and victims of car accidents.

Contact Us Today. Dr. Monfett New York’s go to pain physician for safe alternative treatments for back, neck, shoulder, knee, foot and leg pain from spinal stenosis.

Call us today at 212-797-1200 and start enjoying your life pain free.