Should I see a Spine Specialist?

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Spine_Institute_of_ConnecticutThe Spine Institute of Connecticut at Saint Francis
114 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105
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Ask yourself these questions: 

  • Did my pain begin after an accident, such as a car accident or a fall off a ladder?
  • Is my pain ongoing and getting worse?
  • Has my pain continued for more than four to six weeks?
  • Is my pain severe, and hasn't improved after a few days of typical remedies, such as rest, ice and common pain relievers?
  • Am I experiencing back and abdominal pain?
  • Am I experiencing numbness or altered feelings in the upper inner thighs, groin area, buttock, or genital area?
  • Am I experiencing neurological symptoms, such as weakness, numbness or tingling in the extremities – the leg, foot, arm, or hand?
  • Am I experiencing unexplained fever or weight loss, and do I have a history of cancer?
  • Am I experiencing sudden upper back pain -- particularly if I'm at risk for osteoporosis?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, call the Spine Institute of Connecticut at (860) 714-XXXX and make an appointment. We're waiting to hear from you!