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William Capicotto, back injury, back pain, back pain concerns

Back Injuries & Pain: When To Be Concerned

Any back injury or pain we experience can be a scary situation. Oftentimes we try to tell ourselves that our back pain will “just go ...
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William Capicotto, sedentary lifestyle, sitting and back pain, back pain

Sitting and Back Pain: Impact of a Sedentary Lifestyle

Sitting For Extended Periods Of Time Can Be Unhealthy As far as unhealthy lifestyles are concerned, sitting around too much everyday is being cautioned as ...
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MRIs, CT Scans, X-rays, William Capicotto, spine surgery, spine surgeon, medical imaging technology

MRIs vs X-Rays vs CT Scans

Medical Imaging Technology When it comes to diagnosing and treating spine related issues, being able to see beyond the scope of the naked eye is ...
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William Capicotto, Computer Navigated Surgery, buffalo spine surgery, buffalo spine surgeon

Computer Navigated Surgery

Computer navigated spinal surgery is a fascinating marriage between man and machine that provides patients with a more accurate and effective surgical procedure. Using the ...
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William Capicotto, stay active in winter, spine surgery, spine surgeon, outpatient surgery, ambulatory surgery

How to Stay Active in Winter During Covid

As winter has started to set in, a lot of Western New Yorkers are preparing to spend the colder months indoors. While cozying up on ...
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Spinal Cord Stimulation Therapy, back pain, back pain surgery, back pain relief, William Capicotto MD, Buffalo spine surgeon, spine surgery

What is Spinal Cord Stimulation Therapy?

Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) Therapy A spinal cord stimulator is a surgical procedure that involves implanting a device to reduce the body's perception of pain ...
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Staying Active

Staying Active

More and more, doctors are recommending that people stay active to reduce pain rather than prescribing rest. This is because staying active––whether it's stretching daily ...
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Calcium

Calcium

You can renew your commitment to good health by making a resolution this year to adopt healthier habits. A better lifestyle starts with simple changes ...
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Slips and Falls

Slips and Falls

Slip and fall accidents are a serious threat to your health, especially if you're older or have an existing back or neck injury. Rushing across ...
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Staying Warm

Staying Warm

Wearing extra layers and protecting your extremities is key to helping prevent winter neck and back pain. Our spines are supported by an intricate network ...
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Work Place Pain

Work Place Pain

Back pain is common among people who work in the construction industry. This can be caused by lifting heavy items, repetitive tasks, or general strain ...
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Neuro Stimulators

Neuro Stimulators

Back pain is a common problem for many people. In fact, back pain affects 80% of Americans at some point in their lives. The good ...
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