Dr Elton Powell

15
Jan

Back Surgery

Many times people that have disc herniations in their neck or lower back suffer from extreme pain, numbness or weakness in their spine and or extremities.  Perhaps these people have tried physical therapy, pain medication, epidural injections to still have debilitating pain or dysfunction that doesn’t seem to get better.  These people don’t have the ability to enjoy family or

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15
Jan

Neuropathy

Diabetic nerve pain afflicts millions of people every year.  Many of these people usually take drugs like Lyrica, Gabapentin, Neurontin to help to decrease the pain, burning, and or numbness associated with diabetic nerve pain.  Well the truth is these drugs do NOT treat diabetic nerve pain.  These drugs are anticonvulsants that slow your brain down so you don’t feel

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7
Jan

Car Accident

Most people that are victims in a motor vehicle crash often don’t know what to do after the initial shock of this traumatic event.  Some people do nothing, others go to the ER at a hospital, while others seek the advice of professionals.  One of the most important actions anyone in a car accident can take is to make sure

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13
Dec

Being in a car accident can change your life in a flash

eing in a car accident can change your life in a flash.  Activities you were able to do before your accident become increasingly difficult to perform due to the trauma of a car accident.  People take for granted how not being able to perform  daily activities impact their lives.  Pain and suffering causes much physical and emotional distress to car

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28
Nov

Disc Herniations

any people that suffer with severe low back pain from disc herniations get frustrated and often times feel hopeless due to pain not being resolved.  These people have tried many therapies only to be frustrated with a lack of lasting results.  Many people have even tried chiropractic treatment that didn’t render the long lasting results of being pain free like

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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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22
Oct

Car Accident

Getting the proper care you deserve after a car accident is key a speedy recovery.  Often times when people get into car accidents they usually go to the emergency room or urgent care, once there they receive and examination, possibly x-rays, receive medication then told to go home.  These healthcare institutions are usually checking for fractures or internal organ bleeding. 

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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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