What is good posture?

When discussing proper body alignment, the idea of good posture is often arbitrarily thrown around as a concept that everybody should understand and actively practice. The actual rhetoric surrounding what makes posture good or bad, though, is a bit more complex. Demystifying this issue in the public sphere is an important task – because improving posture can mean improving pain …

Back Pain & Posture

We’re sure many individuals have been told a few times by their mother to “sit up straight” for better posture. Contrary to popular belief, Mom does that just to annoy you and this piece of advice is definitely worth taking. Alongside playing a role in having balance, good posture allows individuals to maintain correct form while exercising. Good posture also …

Does Stem Cell Therapy and Lower Back Pain Mix?

For years, stem cell therapy has been known to replace the neurons that have been damaged by either stroke, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease and spinal cord injuries. According to cirm.ca.gov, “In theory, there’s no limit to the types of diseases that could be treated with stem cell research. Given that researchers may be able to study all cell types via …

Bad Knees and How to Relieve Them

At some point or another, we all experience knee pain for a number of reasons. Chronic knee pain can occur due to obesity, sports injury, etc. According to medicinenet.com, “Knee pain is a common problem with many causes, from acute injuries to complications of medical conditions.” When it comes to knee pain, the severity varies. Overusing your knee can also …

Capitol Pain Clinic New Location

Capitol Pain Institute – Round Rock opening on December 3rd

Capitol Pain Institute is expanding again, bringing expert pain management to Round Rock! We are excited to announce the opening of our new Round Rock office located at 1 Chisholm Trail, Suite 4100 in Round Rock. Dr. Juli Desai and Dr. Raimy Amasha will be seeing patients in the new Round Rock office. Dr. Matt Schocket will continue to see …