Treatment

Back & Spine Treatment in South Florida

Specializing in comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of the spine.

Back pain is a major cause of patient visits Dr. Botelho sees. Treating it involves detailed procedures that evaluate each patient to determine the basic cause and most conservative course of treatment to provide long term and lasting relief.

Dr. Botelho employs state-of-the-art diagnostic procedures to make a diagnosis and determine an appropriate course of treatment. Diagnostics include x-rays, MRI and injections as a process of elimination to isolate the particular anatomical structure, process or disease causing the pain.

Depending on the diagnosis and other factors, treatment can include medication, physical therapy, exercise, counseling, therapeutic injections and surgery.

Conditions diagnosed and treated by the Dr. Botelho include:

  • Mechanical back pain
  • Herniated and dislocated discs
  • Arthritis
  • Bone spurs
  • Pinched nerves
  • Osteoporosis
  • Spinal stenosis (narrowing of the spinal canal)
  • Fractures of the vertebrae
  • Muscle and ligament strain
  • Degenerative joint disease
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis

Request a Back and Spine Evaluation in South Florida

To schedule a consultation with Dr. Botelho, please call our office at (954) 491-6969 today. During your consultation, Dr. Botelho will take the time to answer any questions you may have about your back and spine treatment needs.