Tag: cortisone injections

How is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Treated?

OSC’s Dr Boyd Haynes Shares His Views on Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Call (757) 596-1900 for a Private Consult or Physician Referral with Dr Boyd Haynes In my last post, I discussed how orthopaedic surgeons diagnose Carpal Tunnel Syndrome or CTS.  Dr. Boyd Haynes of the Orthopaedic & Spine Center has also given me… Read more »

Knee Pain Relief and the Confessions of a Big Baby

Written by an Orthopaedic & Spine Center Staffer (who shall remain anonymous) My knees ache! Carrying around this extra weight for all these years is not helping. “Lose weight”, says my doctor. How can I exercise to get the weight off when my knees are so painful? It is a vicious cycle: Lose weight with… Read more »

My Second Steroidal Epidural Procedure!

A Patient’s Journey to Pain Relief with OSC Orthopedic Associates After my initial epidural procedure failed to give me as much pain relief as I was hoping for, Dr Mark McFarland recommended I try a second cortisone procedure before moving to the surgical option to remove the herniated disk. I head into to see Dr…. Read more »