Welcome to The Spine Community
The Spine Community with Dr. David Borenstein is a unique resource for anyone impacted by back pain. Patients and caregivers benefit from a blend of expert-authored news and information alongside a robust social network, providing insight into the cause of back pain, clear, detailed clinical information to differentiate mechanical and inflammatory back pain, and assistance navigating care to find the most appropriate physician to ensure early diagnosis and treatment. As past President of the American College of Rheumatology and a Clinical Professor of Medicine at George Washington Spine Center, Dr. David Borenstein is uniquely qualified to lead The Spine Community. Guided by Dr. Borenstein’s expertise, users are provided education and a safe, objective community to find support and become empowered in their healthcare journey.
If Back Pain Awakens You from Sleep-You May Need to See a Rheumatologist
Canadian research study reveals nocturnal back pain is key symptom of more serious inflammatory spondylitis condition.
Questions to Help Determine the Cause of Back Pain
Answers to key questions can help back pain sufferers determine the cause of their pain.
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) or Hypermobility Syndrome and the Spine
Could Hypermobility Syndrome be the Cause of Your Back Pain?