Find Your Dream Pillow to Banish Back and Neck Pain

We have examined our mattresses, learned about different types of mattresses and discussed extra tips when shopping for a new mattress… But your sleep doesn’t solely rely on your mattress. Your pillow also affects many different factors of your sleep. Do you use the right pillow based on your most common sleep position? Is your pillow supportive enough? Is it time to replace your pillow? Read the article below to help answer these questions… Read more…


5 Mattress Buying Tips to Reduce Back Pain and Improve Sleep

In our 3 week series to help you get a better nights sleep, so far we have discussed how to know when you need to replace your mattress and what to look for when buying a new mattress. But do you really know the types of mattresses available and what might work best for you? Or when the best time to buy a mattress is? Have you ever thought that your bed might be too high or too low for optimal comfort? The article below provides 5 mattress buying tips that you likely haven’t thought of when searching for a new mattress. Read more…


Save Your Back with Sleep

Your mattress is likely used more than any other furniture in your house and it can have a large impact on your health. With nearly one third of your life spent in bed, it is important to choose a mattress that can help alleviate your back pain and keep you comfortable. Read the following article below for tips on finding the perfect mattress for you. Read more…


When to Call a Back Pain Doctor

The care providers at Prairie Spine and Pain Institute understand there are many different causes of back pain and are committed to finding pain relief for each individual patient’s needs. Some people have a higher tolerance of pain, while some just deal with the pain as they may think of back pain is just a part of life. However, we encourage new patients to schedule an appointment to determine the cause of pain and see what options are available to help alleviate pain. After their initial appointment, many of our patients are surprised by the treatment methods available and the relief they can achieve. Read more…


The Power of Combination Therapy with the Simplicity of Waveform Automation

The new Spectra Wavewriter system allows physicians to perform multiple therapies using one device. Breaking through medical barriers, the new spinal cord simulator system is allowing Prairie Spine to now treat patients for chronic pain, without the use of opioids.


Combination Therapy

  • Ability to layer waveforms simultaneously or sequentially.
  • Use multiple therapies to treat a single pain area or multiple pain areas simultaneously.
  • Designed to deliver lasting relief to more patients.

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