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Surgery Questions, Concerns, and Safety

You come in for your visit with one of our surgeons and they recommend a surgical procedure to address your neck or back pain. This can be a relief at first, but then new worries and emotions can set in.
By |February 16th, 2018|Spine Care News|
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    Subtle discrepancies between the lower extremities may cause back pain.

Subtle discrepancies between the lower extremities may cause back pain.

The human body is a pretty symmetrical structure. This is even truer in regards to the musculoskeletal system. The right leg usually equals the left leg in length, and they both try to keep the pelvis nicely squared and parallel to the ground.
By |February 2nd, 2018|Spine Care News|
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    What to Know Before, During and After your X-Rays, Scans and Tests

What to Know Before, During and After your X-Rays, Scans and Tests

Sometimes scheduling an x-ray, MRI, discogram, bone density test, CAT Scan, or PET scan can be very nerve-wracking as a patient may not know what to expect.
By |January 26th, 2018|Spine Care News|

How Spine Surgeons Keep Healthy

Dr. Richard Kube was recently featured from a panel of Spine Surgeons discussing how they achieve their personal goals with regard to health and wellness.
By |January 19th, 2018|Spine Care News|

Tips to Make Check-In Easy

It’s never fun to show up to an appointment unprepared. It slows down the check-in process and can be frustrating. Here are some tips on how to make it easy when you have an appointment at Prairie Spine & Pain Institute.
By |January 12th, 2018|Spine Care News|

A New Year, A New You and How Physical Therapy Can Help

It’s that time of year again! People are making their New Year’s resolutions and pondering different ways they can improve their quality of life for the coming year. At some point, we all might’ve thought, “I’m going to get healthy this year, eat right, and start exercising!”
By |January 4th, 2018|Spine Care News|

Merry Christmas From Prairie Spine

As you celebrate this special season, the staff and Prarie Spine would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
By |December 22nd, 2017|Spine Care News|

How to Prepare for Operation Day

Surgery can be overwhelming and sometimes a little bit scary. To help our patients feel at ease, the Prairie Spine staff came up with tips on how to prepare for a stress free operation day.
By |December 14th, 2017|Spine Care News|
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    Prairie Spine’s Clinical Service Team Focuses on Quality of Life

Prairie Spine’s Clinical Service Team Focuses on Quality of Life

If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to follow a spine surgeon around on clinic days you’ve come to the right place. Dr. Kube, founder/owner of Prairie Spine & Pain Institute, sees patients outside of the operating room on Tuesdays and Thursdays in Peoria, IL.
By |December 8th, 2017|Spine Care News|

Holiday Shopping Can Cause Lower Back Pain

Holiday shopping can be tough on your wallet. But did you ever consider how your wallet might be equally tough on you, especially your back? George Costanza famously suffered from back pain after carrying an overstuffed wallet in one episode of “Seinfeld.”
By |November 30th, 2017|Spine Care News|