Back pain is one of the most common ailments patients with chronic pain face. For some, a neurosurgical approach can offer much relief and may be an alternative to long-term opioid therapy. Today’s post originally appeared in the AMA Wire, which is published by the American Medical Association (AMA). Jennifer A. Sweet, MD, Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery, at the Case Western Research University School of Medicine and a neurosurgeon at the University Hospitals in Cleveland, OH, collaborated with the AMA to publish an article which discusses innovative neurosurgical solutions that can help to manage chronic back pain. To read the full post, click here.