Whether you are treating a bout of arthritis or calming the discomfort of a sprained ankle, using heat or cold to provide relief can be helpful. Knowing what to use and when is important for the best results. Here are some ideas to help make those painful conditions less discomforting.
Dr. Mark Flood
- Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
Areas of Expertise
- Endoscopic Spine Surgery
Dr. Flood is a board certified, orthopedic spine surgeon who has completed two accredited fellowships – Spine Surgery and Pediatric Spine & Orthopedic Surgery
He is a nationally recognized spine surgeon who founded the first large scale, completely outpatient lumbar spine fusion program in the U.S. and has been practicing spine surgery for 20 years.
Dr. Flood was an early adopter of minimally invasive spine surgery and has performed over 10,000 spine surgeries.
His primary focus is on emerging spine technologies, translational biologics, endoscopic spinal surgery, minimally invasive spine surgery, muscle-sparing spine stabilization, laser disc regeneration, spine motion preservation, artificial disc replacement, product development, instrumentation design, outpatient spine surgery, thoracic disc herniation and endoscopic-assisted thoracic spine surgery.