Paradigm Spine Care and Interventional Pain Medicine, southeast Louisiana’s preeminent provider of advanced care and treatment for acute and chronic pain. At Paradigm, our mission is to provide an extraordinary healthcare experience to every patient—delivered by one of the most esteemed physician teams in the nation.
The physicians at Paradigm Spine Care are committed to exploring nonsurgical options first. Patients’ individual needs are met through comprehensive evaluation and treatment designed to help them achieve active, pain-free lifestyles. The patient and their relatives are encouraged to ask questions, discuss treatment options and to take an active role in the entire process.
When surgery does become necessary, Paradigm physicians utilize the latest minimally invasive techniques to minimize trauma and restore the patient’s quality of life in the shortest time possible.
Back pain is one of the most frequent reasons people visit their doctor each year. About 80 percent of adults experience low back pain at some point in their lifetime and it is the most common cause of job-related disability. At Paradigm Spine Care, we treat a variety of back and neck conditions, including:
• Cervical Myelopathy
• Cervical Radiculopathy
• Degenerative Disc Disease
• Herniated Disc
• Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
• Vertebral Compression Fracture
This state-of-the-art technique provides for the return to daily activities sooner than traditional surgery and reduces the need for special rehabilitation or caregiving services. This safe and effective surgery offers numerous benefits to patients, including:
• Incisions less than one inch
• Reduced operative time
• Less soft tissue damage
• Reduced blood loss, fewer transfusions
• Faster recovery and less postoperative pain
• Shorter hospital stay
• Scars are cosmetically more pleasing, less
painful and heal faster