FREE Book on Tailbone Pain: 1-day only, New Year's Day 2019

FREE Book on Tailbone Pain: 1-day only, New Year’s Day 2019. Go to Amazon. Get the eBook version (electronic version) for Free. You do NOT need to have a Kindle. You do NOT need to sign up for “Kindle Unlimited” (although Amazon tries to offer you that option). Video explaining this:

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Can you Ride a Bicycle if you have Coccyx Pain, Tailbone Pain?

The 4 main factors for using a bicycle despite tailbone pain would be: 1) a coccyx cut out, so that the coccyx is not directly hitting into the bike seat. 2) a wider-than-usual bike seat, so that more of the body weight is on the other sit bones (on the ischial bones) rather than on […]

Periosteum of the Coccyx: Tailbone Periosteal Layer and Coccygectomy.

Periosteum of the Coccyx: Tailbone Periosteal Layer and Coccygectomy.

Recently I have received a lot of questions about the periosteum and whether the periosteum should be left in place when ppatient undergoes a coccygectomy (surgery to amputate or removed the coccyx, or tailbone).

What is the periosteum? The periosteum is a very thin layer of […]

Tailbone Book, Chapter 13: Cancer Causing Coccyx Pain, Tailbone Pain.

Tailbone Book, Chapter 13: Cancer (Malignancy) Causing Tailbone Pain, Coccyx Pain Is your Tailbone Pain Caused by Cancer??? This is the next in a series of coccyx pain videos, giving you highlights from the chapters of Dr. Foye’s book, “Tailbone Pain Relief Now!” The actual VIDEO is at the bottom of this page. Here is […]

Soft vs Hard Cushions for Tailbone Pain, Coccyx Pain. Which cushion is best?

How Hard Should your Cushion be for Coccyx Pain, Tailbone Pain? Should your Tailbone Cushion be Softer or Harder? Which cushion is best?

Many patients ask me about what is the “best” cushion for them to sit on to help decrease their coccyx pain (tailbone pain, coccydynia).

In this video, I review a coccyx cushion […]

Can A Woman Give Birth Vaginally After Coccygectomy?

Can A Woman Give Birth Vaginally After Coccygectomy? Giving birth to vaginally can cause or worsen coccyx pain (tailbone pain, coccydynia). During childbirth for a vaginal delivery, the baby passes through the birth canal, which can cause pressure and trauma onto the coccyx.

Recently I was asked whether giving birth to vaginally would be likely […]

SEATED Coccyx X-rays Show Abnormalities Missed by Regular Standing X-rays, for Tailbone Pain

Many people ask me why their coccyx x-rays (tailbone x-rays) looked totally normal even though they’re suffering from severe coccyx pain (tailbone pain, coccydynia).

Usually, the answer is that unfortunately their previous x-rays did not include any evaluation of the coccyx bones while they were sitting.

This video shows an example of actual x-rays where […]

List of Amazon Links Worldwide to get the Book Tailbone Pain Relief Now!

Below is a List of Amazon Links Worldwide to get the Book “Tailbone Pain Relief Now!”

The book is filled with useful information about coccyx pain (tailbone pain), including causes, tests, and treatments.

You can use the Amazon website specific to your part of the world.

In the UNITED STATES, use this Link: http://a.co/d/1O8WsAq

In […]

Happy Thanksgiving 2018

Happy Thanksgiving. Hoping yours is happy and healthy. – Dr. Foye.

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Pudendal Nerve Pain versus Coccyx Pain, Tailbone Pain

I was recently asked how do physicians distinguish between pudendal nerve pain (also called “pudendal neuralgia”) and coccyx pain (also called tailbone pain, or coccydynia). Below is a very, very brief overview.

Genital involvement: Pudendal nerve pain usually involves the genitalia region, whereas coccyx pain usually does not. Genital symptoms may include pain, numbness […]