DID YOU KNOW?
The Sacroiliac (SI) Joint may be a pain generator in 15-30% of patients with chronic lower back pain and even higher (up to 43%) for patients with continued or new onset low back pain after a previous lumbar fusion. Join us to hear Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon, Dr. Mathew Phillips, and Physician Assistant, Braedon Haertling, discuss this commonly under diagnosed cause of low back pain. They will review anatomy, causes and symptoms of SI Joint Dysfunction, diagnosis, and treatment options--both non-surgical and surgical.
Join us for a LIVE WEBINAR and learn about a treatment for some causes of SI Joint dysfunction.
Thursday, October 15th at 6:00pm.
Presentation led by Dr. Mathew Phillips - Specializing in Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction, Spine Surgery and Treatment of the Injured Back.
To register, please click LIVE WEBINAR. For questions about the virtual webinar call Orthopaedic Center of Southern Illinois at (618) 731-7179 or email email@example.com .
Dr. Mathew Phillips is fellowship trained in Advanced Spine surgery and Sports Medicine. He has special interests in acute and chronic conditions involving the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine.
Dr. Phillips is a member of the Spine Care Team at the Orthopaedic Center of Southern Illinois. Whether you are looking to alleviate back and neck pain, improve movement or simply participate in everyday activities, the Spine Care Team is here to help - from an initial assessment to a customized treatment plan that is right for you. Understanding your spine and how it works can help you better understand some of the problems that occur from aging or injury.
Dr. Phillips grew up in Central Illinois and went to University of Illinois for his undergraduate degree. He then attended medical school at Rush University, Chicago, Illinois and completed his Orthopaedic surgery residency at Saint Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri. He completed an Orthopaedic Spine Surgery Fellowship at Spine Surgery PSC, Louisville, Kentucky, and an Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship at Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Dr. Phillips has clinics at the Mt. Vernon and Centralia locations. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Phillips, please click here.