Conditions

Although chronic pain is common among men and women of all ages, the correct treatment for one person may not be suitable for the next. At Advanced Spine & Pain Clinics of Minnesota, we offer a variety of treatment options, including traditional medical approaches and interventional options, as well as alternative treatments and therapies including functional medicine. Below are some of the conditions and injuries we treat.

Area of the body:

Elbow Pain

Elbow pain is commonly associated with overuse (tennis or golfer’s elbow), or by osteoarthritis due to aging and the degenerative process. Our clinics offer a variety of treatments for elbow conditions and injuries…

Hip Pain

Hip pain is a frequent problem that develops as we age, or if we suffer an acute injury due to a fall or a sports-related injury. With regenerative treatments, patients benefit from minimal downtime and are encouraged to return…

Knee Pain

Knee pain is the most common problem we treat, whether it’s from an acute injury or from osteoarthritis due to aging and the degenerative process. Avoid surgery – consider the regenerative alternative. Learn more about why…

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain is a very common problem, whether it’s from an acute injury, such as a rotator cuff tear, or osteoarthritis due to aging and the degenerative process. While there certainly are times when surgery is required, regenerative…

Spine Pain

Treating back and neck pain depends on the exact cause of the pain. There are many conditions and injuries that can impact the spinal column and surrounding structures. Here are the spine conditions and injuries we treat…

Wrist and Hand Pain

Pain of the hand, wrist and thumbs is commonly caused by overuse or by osteoarthritis due to aging and the degenerative process. Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition in which the nerves that travel through the…

Condition:

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a common work-related condition that causes pain and numbness in the hands and forearms. Over time, it can lead to serious nerve damage. For that reason alone, the condition should be diagnosed and…

Cervical Radiculopathy

Cervical radiculopathy is a condition that affects the nerves in the cervical (neck) region of the spine. At its most mild, cervical radiculopathy causes neck pain; in severe cases, a patient can lose feeling in the neck and experience…

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a rare condition that causes severe chronic pain in one or more areas of the body. Its cause is not fully understood, but its symptoms are quite real – intense, consistent pain…

Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a musculoskeletal condition that is often difficult to diagnose and treat. That being said, there are options available to help patients relieve pain associated with the condition. Patients suffering from fibromyalgia…

Herniated Discs

A herniated disc is one of the leading causes of back pain. When a disc pops out of place, it can decrease mobility and cause intense pain. Fortunately, a wide range of treatment options is available for patients suffering from herniated disc pain.

Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Myofascial pain syndrome causes chronic pain and discomfort. It is difficult to diagnose, but there are effective options for treating pain from this condition. Learn more about the condition and the available…

Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Knee pain can prevent a person from exercising, doing their job, and even completing simple daily tasks. Osteoarthritis is one of the most common causes of knee pain, especially in older people.

Peripheral Neuropathy

The peripheral nervous system is responsible for sending signals from your brain and spine (the central nervous system) to and from the rest of your body. Peripheral neuropathy can be caused by a number of injuries and conditions…

Spinal Stenosis

Spinal stenosis is a condition of the spine caused by a narrowing of the spinal column. It can lead to back pain in the neck or low back, as well as numbness in the back or legs. Because stenosis impacts the spinal nerves, quick treatment…

Tennis Elbow & Golfer’s Elbow

Tennis elbow and golfer’s elbow (known in the medical world as lateral epicondylitis and medial epicondylitis, respectively) are repetitive stress injuries that typically develop over time. These conditions can be quite painful and prevent a…

Whiplash

Whiplash, also known as cervical acceleration/deceleration (CAD) syndrome, is perhaps the most common neck injury. It can be caused by any type of trauma to the head or neck. Patients with whiplash experience pain when moving…

Other conditions we treat:

  • Cancer pain
  • Pelvic pain
  • Arthritis
  • Chronic pain
  • Spinal compression fractures