I had a spinal cord stimulator implanted in September 2007. The results have been better than I expected. The goal was to relieve my pain by 50%. I had lower back, hip and leg pain. I would recommend the stimulator to someone like me that has exhausted all other options including physical therapy and surgery. My quality of life is improving daily.
Thank you Dr. Gwinn for all you have done for me in the past months to try to ease my pain and to make things easier for me. I feel that you have gone beyond what a lot of others would have done in an effort to help me and you will forever be in my thoughts and prayers for it. I feel that this in no small way will improve my life. Again, thank you.
I had chronic headaches due to a damaged disc in my neck. After 12 years or so of trying doctors, chiropractors, neurosurgeons and vitamins I heard of Carolina Back Institute. After a thorough evaluation from CBI, they recommended an epidural steroid injection. The procedure was almost painless and the results were phenomenal. Headaches are ...
Dr. Bhat is wonderful. He is very attentive and seems interested in the patient's goals, fears, successes & progress! On a scale of 1-10, Dr. Bhat is definitely a 10.
On a recent visit to Carolina Back Institute Dr. Gwinn asked me about my leg and how long had it been swollen and I said about 2-3 weeks. He could have just treated me for the pain from spinal stenosis but said I needed to go to the hospital to see if I had a blood clot. I didn't, but was ready to have a heart attack because I was so full of ...