As we all know, the spine is important to our posture and balance. However, not many realize just how important the...
How Can Orthopedic Physicians Help With Osteoarthritis Treatment?
There are few health conditions more painful and debilitating than osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is the most common...
How Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Can Help You
Minimally invasive spine surgery allows patients with spinal injuries, spinal stenosis, scoliosis, and other spine conditions to find relief more easily.
Testimonial From Patient Lee Solomon
I would recommend Dr. Wells to anybody that has this kind of back problem. He’s thorough and he’s takes great pride in his craft.
Common Myths About Back Pain
Common Myths About Back Pain Myth #1: It’s Degenerative Disc Disease So one of the most common things that patients...
The Health Factory Podcast
The Health Factory Podcast: Dr. John M. Lavelle, D.O. talks the importance of functional fitness! Josh:
Hey guys. Welcome back to the Health Factory Podcast. This is Josh, and I’m here with Dusty Holden and Dr. John Lavelle.
Glad to be here.
Yeah, it’s good to be back.
Last time we talked about injury and then shockingly, that obviously gets a lot of feedback. There’s a lot of folks who have been in pain, a lot of folks who’ve been injured in the past, and then maybe that was what sparked them to either change their training or develop something different, or maybe that’s what turned them off in the first place? That’s what’s kind of led us to talking to Dr. Lavelle today. Real quick, can you explain to us your background in medicine? So, what kind of doctor are you? What do I need to know about what you do?
Who Is A Good Candidate for Spinal Injections?
So typically patients that undergo injections are ones that have been dealing with back or leg pain, neck or arm pain for at least six to eight weeks.
Disc Herniation in Young Adults
Dr. Colin Booth, MD,spine medicine physician at Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinics, explains what can be done for young adults with disc herniation.
Back Pain Relief with Dr. John Lavelle
Dr. John Lavelle, a spine medicine physician at Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinics, explains the options available for...
In-house Spinal Injection Suite
To continue to provide the best health care to our patients, TOC has opened an injection suite at our Parkwest location.
What Is An Osteopathic Doctor?
When it comes to spine care, sometimes a more holistic approach is best.
Who Should You Call When You Have Back Pain?
Drs. Lavelle and Yoakum, both non-operative Spine Specialists, are an integral part of TOC Spine’s team.