Ask Dr. B Episode 11: Lower Back Pain

Myths vs Facts

By Dr. Erin Boynton, MD, FRCS

In this week’s episode, Dr. B and Eric will bust some common myths about back pain.

Is stretching effective?

Can you recover from a herniated disc?

Once you have back pain are you doomed to always have back pain?

Ep 07: Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) Causes & Treatment to Avoid Surgery

Ep 08: Understanding Musculoskeletal Pain: Types and Common Causes of Pain

Ep 09: Shoulder Instability: Signs, Symptoms and How to Prevent Dislocation

Ep 10: Lower Back Pain: Common Causes, Treatment & Prevention

About the Author

Dr. Erin Boynton, MD, FRCS is an orthopedic surgeon who was the team surgeon for the Toronto Blue Jays for 10 years and has worked with other professional teams and athletes from many different sports. She currently serves as the Chief Medical Director of the Rogers Cup WTA Tennis Tournament and is the ITF Canadian Champion in tennis for her age group (we won't say which group that is!).