Marc Darrow, MD Many people come in with what they are calling a herniated disc problem because they have pain in their back and pain in their leg and they think the disc is responsible. Upon a physical examination, what we are finding out is that for many, this is a referral pain from a ligament […]
Marc Darrow, MD In our practice we often see patients who are in severe back pain with an MRI, X-ray and/or scan that shows an inaccurate picture to determining a treatment plan. For instance, a patient can have muscle spasm from a simple back strain which can cause excruciating pain and may limit one’s ability […]
Marc Darrow, MD Marc Darrow, M.D., explains Prolotherapy for Myofasciitis. Myofasciitis is a general term used to describe pain or other dysfunctions in the network of muscles, tendons, and ligaments and other soft connective tissue that holds our bodies together. Myofascial pain may start abruptly or gradually. Abrupt onset is usually the result of trauma […]
Marc Darrow, MD Acupuncture Acupuncture, although used for at least 5000 years in China, was not well known or widely accepted as a therapeutic treatment in the Western medical community, until recently. Acupuncture is based on Eastern philosophical premise that all matter is permeated with energy–called Chi–which flows in patterns in the body called meridians. […]
Marc Darrow, MD treats a patient for arthritis in the hip.