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Kenneth Sterling Bradley, MD
(775) 883-2207
PO Box 1907
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Anesthesiology, Pain Management
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1993

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Dr.Crispino Santos
(702) 434-7246
5741 South Fort Apache Road
Las Vegas, NV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Far Eastern Univ, Dr N Reyes Med Fndn Inst Of Med, Manila
Year of Graduation: 1979
Speciality
Pain Management
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
2.2, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Dr.BRANDON SON NGUYEN
(702) 880-4193
3835 South Jones Boulevard #104
Las Vegas, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Pain Management
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
1.8, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Dr.Quan Haduong
(702) 386-4700
2420 Professional Court
Las Vegas, NV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Irvine, Ca Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1985
Speciality
Pain Management
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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James Gelsin Marx, MD
(702) 878-4568
608 S Jones Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Pain Medicine, Anesthesiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: Lake Mead Hospital, N Las Vegas, Nv
Group Practice: James G Marx Ltd

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George Worth, D.C.
3447 Lake Tahoe Blvd
Lake Tahoe, CA
 
Grail Lee Brookshire, MD
(702) 254-1862
1960 Remsen Ct
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Anesthesiology, Pain Management
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Valley Hosp Med Ctr, Las Vegas, Nv; Desert Springs Hosp, Las Vegas, Nv
Group Practice: Summit Anesthesia Consultants

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Dr.Michael Salas
(775) 832-8288
889 Alder Ave # 303
Incline Village, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Pain Management
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
1.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Upinder Singh, MD
(607) 763-5484
2316 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Geriatrics, Geriatric Medicine-Internal Medicine, Pain Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Gov'T Med Coll, Punjabi Univ, Patiala, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1992
Hospital
Hospital: United Health Svc -Wilson Hos, Johnson City, Ny
Group Practice: United Medical Associates

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Dr.Robert O Dell
8084 W Sahara Ave # E
Las Vegas, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Pain Management
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
1.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Chronic Low Back Pain in Older Adults

Back pain in older adults is a common problem. In fact, up to half of all adults over the age of 65 report some type of body pain. Pain of any kind can decrease function and threaten the independence of seniors.

But with other illnesses, problems sleeping, and difficulty with mobility, it can be difficult to tell how much back pain contributes to disability in older adults. That's the focus of this study from the University of Pittsburgh.

Two groups of older adults were compared. All were mentally aware and alert. One group had moderate pain for at least three months. The second (control) group was pain-free. Each person was assessed thoroughly. Twenty-two measures of physical and mental health were collected.

The two groups were equal in terms of age, gender, and education. In comparing the two groups, the researchers found major differences in function. Eight of the 22 measures could explain the differences between the two groups. These included self-reported function, mood, and body mass index (BMI).

Other significant measures were severity of disc disease and ability to repeatedly rotate the trunk or reach forward without losing balance. All of these results show that older adults with chronic low back pain have decreased function compared with those who are pain-free.

The authors conclude that doctors can use these eight specific measures to assess older adults for loss of function caused by low back pain. Some of the tasks (repetitive trunk rotati...

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