Back & Neck Health And Information

Dr. Blackburn Leaving Shasta Orthopaedics

Dr. Blackburn Leaving Shasta Orthopaedics

Dr. Blackburn will be leaving Shasta Orthopaedics and joining Dignity Health Care. Dr. Blackburn will be leaving Shasta Orthopaedics at the end of February 28, 2021.  This should not affect the continuity or quality of your care as Dr. Blackburn will be staying in the community and joining the group of providers at Dignity Health [...]
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Back Pain Solutions In Shasta County

Back Pain Solutions In Shasta County

Back pain is the world's leading cause of disability and affects 65 million Americans each year. There are many reasons why it happens — falls, accidents, heavy lifting, and changes to our spines as we get older. But because it's so common, you may feel unsure about when to reach out to your doctor. Or [...]
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New Options For North State Residents With Chronic Pain

New Options For North State Residents With Chronic Pain

Redding, CA, October 26, 2020 — About one in five adults in the U.S. have some form of chronic pain, but traditional solutions are just not cutting it. From physical therapy to topical treatments, patients are looking for simpler ways to get back to feeling like themselves again. Many also want to avoid having to [...]
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Treatments for Patients with Back Pain

Treatments for Patients with Back Pain

Aging does not mean a decrease in function or muscle atrophy. But as people age, they may experience back pain. Dr. Farzad Sabet, Shasta Orthopaedics’ back pain specialist, first approaches back pain issues with conservative treatment options, such as getting in shape, stretching, taking anti-inflammatory medication, doing physical therapy and having chiropractic adjustments.

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