What is Lumbar Radiculopathy?

Lumbar Radiculopathy is a medical team used to describe a condition where there is pain, numbness or weakness of your buttock and legs. Sciatica is a generally used common term when the pain travels down the back of the leg from your back.

Back pain with Lumbar Radiculopathy | Mangattil Rajesh | Spine Surgeon London |

Can your Low Back pain be caused by Depression?

We know that chronic low back pain can cause depression. In the same way, depression can cause low back pain. Body pain is a common symptom of depression and depression actually worsens the way we feel about the pain.

Back pain causes depression | Mangattil Rajesh | Spine Surgeon London|

Why does my fingers go numb?

Numbness of the fingers is usually caused by injury, irritation or compression of the nerves the supply the sensation to those fingers. Causes - prolapsed disc in the neck, wear and tear (arthritis) of the neck or a ‘pinched nerve’ in the neck.

Neck pain causing Numb Hands | Mangattil Rajesh | Spine Surgeon London |

Why do you get Neck pain from Sleeping?

Two in three of us suffer from neck pain. Neck pain from sleeping is a common problem in most people as your neck can be put in a lot of different positions during your sleep

Neck pain from Sleeping | Mangattil Rajesh | Spine Surgeon London|

Sacroiliac joint problems can cause Back Pain

Sacroiliac joint pain is as a dull, aching pain that is felt on one side or both sides of your lower back. It spreads to your hips, buttocks, upper back or side of the thigh and groin. It is the commonest cause of low back pain.

Sacroiliac joint causing Back pain | Mangattil Rajesh | Spine Surgeon London |

Spine surgeon Consultation – What can you ask?

Spine surgeon consultation starts with a careful look at your neck and back problems and the events that led to your current situation. The way we encourage you to describe your symptoms gives us a fairly good idea of your problem.

Back pain Consultation with Face Mask | Mangattil Rajesh | Spine Surgeon London |