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Back Pain Not Limited to Just Adults

While we don’ t have to worry about back problems caused by shoveling two feet of snow, like so many in the Northeastern U.S. today, we Houstonians can still suffer from back pain for all sorts of reasons. Even Houston’s kids can experience back pain. We talk with orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Shah Dodwad from […]

While we don’ t have to worry about back problems caused by shoveling two feet of snow, like so many in the Northeastern U.S. today, we Houstonians can still suffer from back pain for all sorts of reasons. Even Houston’s kids can experience back pain.

We talk with orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Shah Dodwad from the UTHealth Science Center at Houston and Memorial Hermann about common causes for back pain here, at all ages, and how best to treat an achy back.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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