Lower Back Pain

Published Online: Thursday, October 20, 2011
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In this podcast, Vikram Parmar, MD, a spine specialist at Ochsner Health Center, discusses some of the treatment options available for back pain sufferers, from home remedies to minimally invasive surgical options.

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