Podcast Interview Consultant360 for Tailbone Pain Awareness Day 2019

For Tailbone Pain Awareness Day 2019… Patrick Foye, M.D., was interviewed by the healthcare podcast Consultant360.

Dr. Foye is Director of the Tailbone Pain Center at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School.

Dr. Foye discussed tailbone pain—an often misunderstood, underdiagnosed, & undertreated condition.

Here is the Link to the Podcast: http://bit.ly/FoyeTailbone360

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VIDEO: Facebook Live Questions-Answers about Coccyx Pain, on Tailbone Pain Awareness Day

On Tailbone Pain Awareness Day, November 15, 2019, Dr. Foye answered live questions about coccyx pain from people worldwide.

The event was held on the Facebook page for the Tailbone Pain Center, which is located at: https://www.facebook.com/TailbonePainCenter/

Here is the video from the Question and Answer session:

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Tailbone Pain Awareness Day: November 15, 2019

Last year, 2018, was the first Tailbone Pain Awareness Day. Click this link to read more about last year’s first-ever Tailbone Pain Awareness Day. It included a Facebook-Live session of Questions/Answers about Coccyx Pain, that was 1.5 hours long. You can watch that video here: https://youtu.be/0zio1pqdjpU The day also included hundreds of free copies of […]

Honoring James Oleske, MD, Pioneer in the Care of Pediatric AIDS

This evening it was a pleasure to join with others at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in honoring James Oleske, MD, as he leaves @Rutgers_NJMS after 43 years.

He was the first US physician to diagnose #AIDS in children, in the early 1980’s.

Pediatric Infectious Disease specialist.

Well known as a wonderful doctor, a great […]

Trough, Folding Cushion for Tailbone Pain, Pelvic Pain, Genital Pain

Most patients with coccyx pain (tailbone pain) find that sitting is painful, but that it is somewhat less painful if they use the right cushion. For most people with tailbone pain, the best cushion has a cut-out located just at the back of the cushion (under the coccyx, so that the coccyx does not hit […]

Fibromyalgia and Coccyx Pain, Tailbone Pain, Coccydynia

Fibromyalgia is a very interesting and complex topic in relationship to coccyx pain… Fibromyalgia can worsen the symptoms of coccyx pain: On the one hand, people with fibromyalgia have diffuse/widespread pain throughout multiple areas throughout the body. This can often make it difficult to figure out exactly how much of someone symptoms are coming from […]

Fluid Collection After Coccygectomy, Fluid after Coccyx - Tailbone Removal

Coccygectomy is the surgical amputation, or removal, of the coccyx (removal of the tailbone). After a coccygectomy, it is relatively common to develop a fluid collection at the surgical site. I spoke with a group of European coccygectomy surgeons about this topic when I lectured at the International Coccyx Pain Symposium in 2016 and […]

Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago is now the Shirley Ryan Ability Lab

I completely loved doing my residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC), from 1993 to 1996.

Roughly a quarter century later, in July 2019, I was happy to be back to give a Grand Rounds lecture on Coccyx Pain (Tailbone Pain).

There is a totally new and beautifully […]

Midwest Tailbone Pain Lecture was in Chicago, July 24, 2019

On July 24, 2019, Dr. Patrick Foye, MD, gave a Grand Rounds lecture on Tailbone Pain (Coccyx Pain, Coccydynia).

The audience included: Physicians, Pelvic Floor Physical Therapists, people suffering from tailbone pain, and others.

Dr Patrick Foye MD, at the Shirley Ryan Ability Lab, (Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago: RIC) to Lecture on Coccyx Pain, […]

Midwest Tailbone Pain Lecture, in Chicago, July 24, 2019

Tailbone Pain: Lecture in Chicago, Illinois. I’m looking forward to lecturing on Coccyx Pain (Tailbone Pain), in Chicago, Illinois. Grand Rounds Lecture: “Coccyx Pain: Pearls and Pitfalls from Treating Thousands of Patients with Tailbone Pain.” When: Wednesday, July 24, 2019, from 12-noon to 1pm, central time. Where: Shirley Ryan AbilityLab (formerly R.I.C.: The Rehabilitation Institute […]