Dr Elton Powell

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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8
Mar

Traumatic Headaches

Traumatic Headaches are usually caused by car accidents in most cases.  Often times car accident victims complain of headaches they’ve never had in their lives after being injured in a car accident.  Usually what happens in these car accidents results in hyperextension hyperflexion injuries or what’s commonly known as whiplash.  The muscle become strained and the ligaments become sprained as

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2
Mar

Nerve Pain

Nerve pain can affect many people by hindering their ability to enjoy life.  Nerve pain from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome can cause weakness in the hands along with constant discomfort that doesn’t seem to go away.  This leads to an inability to open objects, dropping objects, general pain and discomfort that can impact sleeping or general well-being.  People that type for

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21
Feb

Decompression Post

People that are in severe pain due to a disc herniation or a disc bulge typically don’t know what to do.  They’ve gone through the process of seeing their primary care physician only to be told to go to physical therapy to get relief.  Now physical therapy is a great tool to rehabilitate the spine in some cases.  In the

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6
Feb

Collision Related Injuries

Bodily injury caused by acceleration and deceleration is commonly known as whiplash.  This can cause ligamentous instability(sparain) and muscle tearing(strain).  Common symptoms of neck or lowback sprain/strain includes neck pain, headaches, numbness, tingling, or pain into the arms and hands, low back pain that may radiate down into legs and feet.  X-rays may reveal that there are no fractures or

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20
Jan

Motor Vehicle Collisions

Pain and suffering from motor vehicle collisions will change your life.  Missed days at work, decreased pay, inability to enjoy family and friends puts a tremendous strain on relationships due to not being able to have the life you had prior to your collision.  Pain and suffering is very frustrating to people who experience it from car collisions.  The constant

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16
Jan

Head Injuries and Car Accidents

Head injuries during car accidents can have long lasting effects well after the trauma has taken place.  Post- concussion syndrome can produce debilitating headaches, temporary loss of memory, decreased cognitive recognition among a host of other negative effects of brain function.   Often times people complain that their thoughts are foggy and they can’t think clearly after sustaining a head injury

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