Dr Elton Powell

13
Nov

Quality of life

Quality of life is greatly affected after a car collision.  People tend to have an unbelievable amount of stress, pain and suffering after devastating auto injuries.  Not being able to work and provide a living for the injured and their family is extremely stressful.  The victims in car collisions want to get back to a normal quality of life so

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2
Oct

Muscle Strain from MVC’s

Often times when motor vehicle collisions happened muscles tend to always over-contract to guard against movement after trauma has taken place.  Many times, trauma from MVC’ cause strains of muscles which are very painful and restrict movement of intended joints, extremities, or spine.  Most people that get into car accidents go to the emergency room only to be given muscle

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3
Aug

Lower back pain from car accidents

Lower back pain from car accidents can be extremely debilitating and devastating.  Many people who suffer from a lower back injury from a car collision may have permanent injuries and not even know it.  Over the years we’ve treated many people that suffer from herniated discs, nerve root compression, muscle strain and ligament strains that are caused by car accidents. 

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1
Aug

Arm weakness or numbness from a car accident

Arm weakness or numbness from a car accident can be life altering!  Often times people who experience this type of limb dysfunction don’t realize how severe the neurological damage that’s being caused to their upper extremities can change the function for the short-term and long term.  Many times these car collision victims go to the emergency room where they may

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3
Jul

Car Accident

Pain and suffering is very common amongst car accident victims.  Many times car accident victims don’t know what to do or where to go to get relief from their pain.  These people have dramatic changes in their lives where one moment they are healthy then the next moment their lives are changed for the worse.  When people get into  devastating

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26
Jun

Disc Pain

Disc bulges and disc herniations can be extremely painful for many people.  When people find that they have a disc bulge or herniation, this can be devastating news.  Many are left wondering what their options are regarding safe and effective treatments.  Many people fear back surgeries or having a poor quality of life for many years due to just dealing

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26
May

Severe back pain

If you are suffering from back or neck pain from herniated or bulging discs we may have a solution for you.  Often times many people go the traditional route of taking addictive pain medications that do not produce the desired pain relief they are searching for and that is unfortunate.  Others have tried spinal injections or other forms of therapy

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22
May

Peripheral Neuropathy

  Peripheral neuropathy effects millions of people in the United States and these people are left wondering what can be done to help reduce or even get rid of the pain, burning, or numbness in their hands or feet.  People are often bombarded with commercials that promote pharmaceutical drugs that have shown to provide temporary relief of the debilitating symptoms

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24
Apr

Nerve Pain

Diabetic nerve pain can be very debilitating to people that suffer with it.  Often times these people have a feeling of hopelessness and overall frustration from their current situation.  These people usually take medications such as Lyrica or Gabapentin to achieve relief of the pain or numbness in their feet, and usually these medications do NOT resolve their pain or

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16
Mar

Car Accident Injuries

Arm tingling or numbness as a result of a car accident may indicate a serious injury to spinal nerves coming from the cervical spine.  I’ve treated many patients that has experienced severe pain, numbness or weakness in their hands after being in a car accident.  The key to getting these types of symptoms resolved is making sure to get treatment

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