Back Pain

Back pain is the leading cause of disability in the United States, which is why Dr. Nikesh Seth offers a wide variety of back pain solutions that range from conservative and non-invasive to unique alternative therapies such as kyphoplasty for fractured spines. Lumbar pain, or lower back pain, is particularly common and Integrated Pain Consultants features a number of treatment...

Dr. Nikesh Seth often hears the terms “bulging disc,” “herniated disc,” and “slipped disc” used interchangeably by patients, but there are big differences between them. Spinal discs provide a cushion between the vertebrae. They are made up of various types of cartilage, including a tougher cartilage on the outside to protect the softer cartilage in the middle. They are about...

One of the most common complaints Dr. Nikesh Seth addresses at Integrated Pain Consultants is back pain. That’s no surprise, given that the majority of adults experience some type of back pain in their life. It’s estimated that 80 percent of people will experience back pain, most often in the lower back. Some back pain is so severe that it’s...

The most common pain complaint Dr. Nikesh Seth hears about is back pain. That’s no surprise, since back pain is the leading cause of disabilities around the world—and it’s also the most common pain treated at Integrated Pain Consultants. However, why back pain is so prevalent is another question. The spinal cord has a lot of very important jobs. The spine,...

Back pain is the number one cause of disability around the globe. At Integrated Pain Consultants, our pain management approach is geared towards both chronic and acute conditions. There can be several causes of back pain, and sometimes the goal is to correct the cause while other times the focus is on managing pain. It’s essential to secure a correct...

When Dr. Nikesh Seth began the Integrated Pain Consultants practice, the top complaint from patients was back pain. That makes sense, considering that back pain is the leading cause of disabilities and missed work around the world. The majority of adults will have some form of back pain in their life, and it can be acute or chronic. Back pain is...

Compression fractures can be debilitating, but Dr. Nikesh Seth specializes in treating back pain safely and effectively. Compression fractures become more common with age because the loss of bone mass puts a person at a higher risk. Osteoporosis, or reduced bone mass, is part of getting older. It’s also why it’s so important to undertake weight-bearing exercises. The more porous...

Dr. Nikesh Seth treats both chronic pain and acute pain, but which one is “worse?” It’s often whichever pain a patient is experiencing, but chronic pain has the ability to wear down the patient over time—physically, mentally and emotionally. Acute pain occurs suddenly and is often described as sharp or stabbing. For instance, when a bone slips out of its...

A bulging disc can be excruciatingly painful and debilitating, but Dr. Nikesh Seth offers a wide range of treatments for immediate relief. Dr. Seth has been voted Top Doc every year since 2015. He began Integrated Pain Consultants as a solo practice and has fostered its growth to include a great team of professionals. His team consists of pain management...

Dr. Nikesh Seth is a leading pain management doctor in Arizona and committed to addressing all pain issues patients face. However, in recent years there have been some misconceptions about what “pain doctors” do. Thanks to the nickname painkillers, we have come to think that pain isn’t normal or natural. Our goal is to immediately eliminate any degree of pain,...

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