Ultrasound-guided injections utilize advanced imaging technology to precisely deliver medications into joints, tendons, bursas, and other musculoskeletal tissues. This technique enhances accuracy and effectiveness while improving safety. At Desert Spine and Sport Physicians, our musculoskeletal experts utilize ultrasound guidance to deliver a wide variety of...

by Julie Hastings MD and Susan Sorosky MD A ‘physiatrist ‘ (pronounced ‘fizz i’ a trist’) is a physician who specializes in Physiatry, also known as Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation or PM&R, one of the 24 medical specialties certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties....

Low back pain is one of the most common reasons patients present to their physician. In fact, up to 84% of adults will experience low back pain at some point in their lives. While for most patients, the episodes are self-limited, there are more concerning...