Dr. Nassiri's Blog

Is Back Pain Normal As You Age?

If it feels like the older you get, the more your back hurts, it’s not your imagination. Your body won’t last forever, and among the unpleasant consequences of these changes is nerve inflammation that’s often the source of back pain.

Nov 1st, 2019
This Is How Arthritis Affects Your Joints

Osteoarthritis is a common condition of aging, reflecting years of wear and tear on your joints. However, there are over 100 types of arthritis, each adding up to swelling, tenderness, and pain in one or more joints in your body.

Oct 1st, 2019
The Dangers of Tech Neck

Tech neck is a modern-day ailment that can affect nearly 80% of people whose daily lives are dominated by tablets and smartphones. Such continual use of these devices, however, can leave your neck in postures that take a toll on your spine.

Aug 1st, 2019
The Benefits of IV Vitamin Therapy for Fibromyalgia Pain

With so little known in the medical community about fibromyalgia and its causes, effective treatment is hard to formulate. Vitamin therapy delivered by intravenous infusion shows remarkable drug-free results to reduce pain and fatigue.

Jul 1st, 2019
3 Amazing Benefits of Amniotic Regenerative Cell Therapy

Regenerative medicine is a fast-developing field of study that offers amazing recuperative results by amplifying your body’s natural healing abilities. Stem cell therapy using amniotic tissue sources carries a wide range of benefits.

May 6th, 2019
Will I Need Surgery to Cure My Chronic Shoulder Pain?

Your shoulders are complex joints capable of great strength and movement. When something goes wrong, however, even simple daily tasks can turn difficult — maybe even impossible. Surgery to correct shoulder problems may be avoidable.

Apr 1st, 2019
How PRP Can Help With Treating Chronic Pain

About 50 million Americans live with chronic pain, and almost 20 million of them have debilitating, high-impact conditions. Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy shows promise as a treatment for some types of chronic pain.

Mar 1st, 2019
What You Should Know About Ketamine Infusion Therapy

An estimated 1 in 10 Americans lives with chronic pain — pain lasting at least three months — so managing the condition is a key part of daily life. Ketamine infusions can be an effective way to ease pain and break a dependence on other medications.

Feb 1st, 2019
Why Sciatica Pain Should Never Be Ignored

Though most attacks of sciatica are temporary, the pain can be both severe and wide-ranging, extending from your lower back along the path of the sciatic nerve, potentially affecting several areas. Some cases can cause permanent nerve damage.

Dec 6th, 2018
How PRP Is Changing The Way People Deal With Pain

Regenerative medicine helps your body’s natural healing systems repair damage that causes pain. Platelet-rich plasma therapy is a regenerative technique that jump-starts and supports these repairs using healing qualities of your own blood.

Nov 16th, 2018
Stem Cell Therapy: What Are The Benefits?

Your body has amazing self-healing capabilities. Regenerative medicine is an emerging field that bolsters natural body repair systems. Stem cells offer new and exciting ways to treat tissue damage, joint deterioration, and the accompanying pain.

Oct 12th, 2018
Understanding the Steps to Dealing with Chronic Pain

The number of people living with chronic pain is staggering, which is driving new research and, more importantly, new solutions. Read on to find out how we can help you fight back against chronic pain from every angle.

Sep 26th, 2018
Am I a Good Candidate for PRP?

Does arthritis in your knee keep you from doing the things you love? Or do you keep re-injuring the same ankle? You may be a good candidate for PRP. Keep reading to learn about this innovative procedure and what it can do to reduce your pain.

Aug 24th, 2018
What Is Frozen Shoulder?

Pain and stiffness in your shoulder greatly interfere with your ability to do everyday tasks. These symptoms may indicate frozen shoulder or adhesive capsulitis. Read on to find out more about this common condition.

Jul 20th, 2018
5 Great Ways to Exercise When You Have Arthritis

Arthritis, in all its many forms, presents a huge dilemma for sufferers: One of the best ways to fight back — exercise — is blocked by the disease itself. Here are five great ways to exercise with arthritis.

Jun 4th, 2018
10 Tips to Relieve Tech Neck

Tech neck is a real pain in the neck. The stiffness and limited mobility complicate daily tasks, such as driving and relentlessly checking your ex’s social media status. But if you’re smart about how you use your smartphone, you can stay pain-free while st

May 16th, 2018
PRP: A Game-Changer for Aging Joints

Your body undergoes numerous changes with, especially in your joints. But you don’t have to live with the pain and stiffness that accompanies aging, thanks to platelet-rich plasma therapy (PRP).

Apr 25th, 2018
How to Protect Your Knees During Exercise

Exercise is good for the body and soul but can wreak havoc on your knee joints. If you love running or other potentially knee-damaging activities, there are ways to prevent long-term consequences. We offer some expert tips to protect your knees!

Mar 29th, 2018
Can Sciatica Symptoms Be Dangerous?

Most sciatic nerve pain, as severe as it may be, resolves itself with rest and gentle treatment. However, the sciatic nerves are major players in the sensation and movement of your legs, and there are several conditions where pain warns of medical danger.

Feb 14th, 2018
Is My Pain Condition Real? Why Chronic Pain Can Seem Psychosomatic

Psychosomatic pain isn’t imaginary. It’s pain that doesn’t have an attributable physical cause, but it’s no less real, and it can impact your life as much as any other pain. We examine some of the connections between chronic pain and psychosomatic origins.

Jan 31st, 2018
The Connection Between Stress and Chronic Pain

With no reprieve from pain and discomfort, stress becomes an ever-increasing burden. However, there’s a reverse relationship between stress and chronic pain as well, where physical malady follows the presence of chronic stress, rather than preceding it.

Nov 27th, 2017
8 Alternative Therapies for Easing Arthritis Pain

Arthritis is the most common joint disease and the leading cause of disability in the United States. It also gets progressively worse with age, so you need long term and effective treatments to stay active.

Oct 20th, 2017