Spine Specialist and Back Surgeon Treating the Active Population of Lakewood, CO
The city of Lakewood, Colorado is the fifth most populous city in the state, and full of active individuals that enjoy remaining fit and healthy. Residents of all ages love to enjoy a round of golf, visit local recreation centers to compete in organized sports and utilize Bear Creek Lake Park in order to stay physically active throughout the year. Even though hiking, biking, train running and golfing are all great activities for recreational athletes, certain athletes may experience a back injury or neck injury. If an injury occurs to the spine, Dr. Donald Corenman is available to diagnose and treat the injury at his nearby office location. As a spine specialist and back surgeon, he specializes in both simple and complex injuries of the lumbar and cervical spine.
Back Pain Doctor and Neck Specialist Available to Treat Lakewood, CO Golfers
Golfers of all levels living in Lakewood, Colorado have two gorgeous municipal golf courses that offer views of Denver’s skyline and the peaks of the Rocky Mountains. Golf is considered a relaxing sport for many athletes since it is not as physically demanding as rock climbing, trail running or mountain biking, but certain spinal injuries can occur during a round of golf. The golf swing is a complex and dynamic movement that places the spine at risk of an injury. An improper golf swing has the potential of causing a herniated disc or muscle strains.
Orthopedic Spine Surgeon Specializing in Spinal Injuries Found in Lakewood, CO Recreational Athletes
Residents of Lakewood, Colorado have several state-of-the-art recreation centers available to them for organized sports, swimming, weight lifting and much more. Popular recreation centers include:
- Charles Whitlock Recreation Center
- Lakewood Link Recreation Center
- Carmody Recreation Center
- Green Mountain Recreation Center
Organized sports, such as football, basketball and softball, are a fantastic way for Lakewood residents to compete and stay active. Unfortunately, spinal injuries can occur and cause athletes to experience back pain, neck pain and other troublesome symptoms. If an injury occurs, it is critical the injury is diagnosed and treated by a spine specialist and back surgeon as quickly as possible.
Dr. Corenman places an emphasis on:
- Spinal stenosis
- Facet disease
- Cervical spine deformity
- Scoliosis surgery
- Far lateral disc herniations
- Posterolateral fusion (PLF)
- Minimally invasive lumbar fusion
Neck Surgeon and Back Doctor Treating Lakewood, CO Residents Injured at Bear Creek Lake Park
Bear Creek Lake Park is a popular park and open space area for Lakewood, Colorado residents, as well as visitors. The park offers an archery range, horseback riding trails, mountain biking and hiking trails, swimming, skiing and special events. Much like athletes involved in organized sports, recreational athletes visiting Bear Creek Lake Park are at an increased risk of spinal injuries. Common injuries found in recreational athletes include muscle strains and sprains, herniated discs and spinal fractures and dislocations.
If you live in the Lakewood, Colorado area and have experienced a spinal injury to the lumbar or cervical spine, you are encouraged to contact the office of Dr. Donald Corenman, spine specialist and back surgeon, for a thorough diagnosis and treatment plan.