Back pain is considered an epidemic in the U.S. More than 65 million Americans suffer from back pain annually. While some types of pain may respond to non-surgical treatment, some of the more severe cases require surgery. Traditionally, back pain is treated using “open-back” surgery, which is extremely invasive and requires lengthy recovery periods. The physicians at Paradigm Health System are please to be able to offer an alternative solution known as Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery (MISS).
New Orleans City Business media group released this week the 50 standouts named to their 2016 ‘Health Care Heroes’ list. Paradigm Health is pleased to announce that two of their physicians — Lucius Craig III, MD and Rex Houser, MD — as well as Sterling Surgical Hospital CEO, Christopher Daniel, have been named as heroes this year.