What if surgery wasn’t your only option for treating back pain? At Aurora St. Luke’s Back & Spine Program, nonsurgical treatment options are explored before surgery is even considered. Dr. Mustafa Farooque, a spine physiatrist, leads a team of interdisciplinary specialists – so whether you need surgery, rehabilitation or a combination approach, you’ll get the right treatment with the right specialist at the right time.
Did you know that 80% of people experience back pain at some point in their lives?
If you’re one of them, you don’t have to live with constant pain.
At the Back & Spine Program at Aurora St. Luke’s, we’re here to help. In most cases, back pain can be managed conservatively – without surgery. So call, and find out about treatments that will help you stop complaining about your bad back and get you back to an active life.
With one call you’ll be connected to our expert team of therapists, rehabilitation specialists, surgeons and radiologists. Your nurse navigator will help you through every step of the process.
When back pain just doesn’t go away, making an appointment with us is your first step to recovery. Call us at 414-649-3300 to explore your options.
Here’s some great news: Back pain often goes away on its own in a few days or weeks. Aspirin and rest may be enough to heal you. But if the pain doesn’t go away or you’re not able to do simple movements, it’s time for expert help. Our multidisciplinary team of physicians specialize in general back and neck pain, muscle strains, herniated discs, lumbar stenosis, spinal fractures and tumors.
When you make an appointment, your doctor will treat not just your back, but you as a whole person. We’ll ask about your medical history, lifestyle and what you’re looking for. More importantly, we’ll find a treatment option that works for you.
Your treatment options might include: