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Where Does it Hurt?

Back pain can be caused by many things from sciatica to a bulging or herniated disc. Here are a list of conditions and their potential causes.

List of Conditions

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Minimally Invasive

Minimally Invasive spinal surgery offers many advantages over traditional procedures, including outpatient surgeries, small incisions and quicker recovery time.

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Our Treatments

Dr. Mark Valente is an expert in as many minimally invasive surgical solutions as there are causes, and performs more than a dozen leading-edge procedures.

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Meet The Spine Specialists

Dr. Mark Valente
Board Certified, Fellowship Trained
DISC Spine Institute

Meet one of the most trusted spine doctors in North Texas, Dr Valente believes in personal attention and makes every attempt to help patients without surgery.

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Dr. Andy Indresano
Board Certified, Fellowship Trained
DISC Clinic, PLLC

An expert at routine spine surgery as well as complex spinal reconstruction, Dr. Indresano believes that all patients deserve the utmost attention and respect.

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Back Stories

Returning to Work After Back Surgery
Returning to Work After Back Surgery
If you're getting ready to have spine surgery or are considering your options, you're probably wonde...
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Can being overweight cause back pain?
Can being overweight cause back pain?
Debilitating back pain that keeps you from being active can contribute to weight gain. But does it a...
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Do You Have Degenerative Disc Disease Symptoms?
Do You Have Degenerative Disc Disease Symptoms?
One minute you’re just sitting there on the couch, and the next, you’re clutching your lower bac...
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Spine Surgeon Dr. Valente Celebrates 10 Years
Spine Surgeon Dr. Valente Celebrates 10 Years
Please join the DISC Spine Institute in wishing our Founder and Medical Director, Dr. Mark C. Valent...
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The Five Most Common Herniated Disc Symptoms
The Five Most Common Herniated Disc Symptoms
Wake up with a pain pulsating down one leg? Feel a twinge in your lower back when you sneeze? It cou...
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8 Back Health Tips for Working from Home
8 Back Health Tips for Working from Home
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, have you recently found yourself working from home? Many of us sudd...
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5 Reasons to Consider Minimally Invasive Back Surgery
5 Reasons to Consider Minimally Invasive Back Surgery
If you’re dealing with chronic back pain, you probably remember the first day it hit. At this poin...
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Are There Any Scoliosis Treatments?
Are There Any Scoliosis Treatments?
What Causes Scoliosis A normal, healthy spine has some curvature to it. These gentle curves, which ...
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6 of the Best Sciatica Pain Relief Treatments
6 of the Best Sciatica Pain Relief Treatments
You may be thinking to yourself, “It feels like a knife slicing down my leg,” or “It’s the ...
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