The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that more than one million workers suffer back injuries each year. In fact, back injuries account for one of every five workplace injuries or illnesses.
Back pain results in more lost work productivity than any other medical condition. It is second only to the common cold in the number of missed workdays.
If you have been hurt on the job—whether from a back injury, a fall or a repetitive stress injury—Dr. Foroohar can help you find relief. She often treat Workers' Compensation patients who have on-the-job injuries affecting the spine, brain and peripheral nerves.
Dr. Foroohar's office will work quickly and seamlessly with you and your employer, as well as Workers' Compensation adjusters and case managers to ensure you get the care you need.
Advanced spinal surgery
These procedures treat work-related injuries including:
Surgery for peripheral nerve conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome and ulnar neuropathy
“My goal is to help you get back to living a healthy, normal life,” says Dr. Foroohar.