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Sacroiliac

Sacroiliac Facts ‘Sacroiliac’ is one of those strange sounding words we’ve all heard before but probably never knew what or where it is located on our body. That is until it starts to become painful and we look it up quick. Injuring your sacroiliac, or “SI” joint can be excruciating ...

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Why does it take so long for surgery?

Insurance Bureaucracy Lengthening Physician Workdays Adventures in Prior Authorization - NY Times Two recent articles outline the growing difficulty in communications between insurance companies and physicians.  Many patients ask me why they can't have surgery tomorrow.  It is a difficult position as a specialist in that patients come in today ...

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Confusing Alphabet Soup of Health Insurance

PBS just published a good article on the confusion of all of these healthcare terms that continue to invade our daily life. Many people struggle with the alphabet soup of healthcare insurance. I will give you a perspective today on the most commonly used terms and what they mean. For ...

New Journey

I will be starting a blog and will be updating content as much as I can. I hope to keep everyone updated on the latest with regards to spine surgery, orthopedics, and healthcare. If anyone wants to know more on a subject, please write in and I will try to ...