Video: How Tailbone Pain Causes Suffering: work, home, friends, doctors

SHARE this page / video with others so they can better understand tailbone pain. Recently, someone online asked me to do a video explaining how people with tailbone pain (coccyx pain) often face challenges that are not understood or appreciated by coworkers, family, partners, friends, or even their treating physicians. She wanted a video that […]

Cycling Pain Article Ignores Tailbone Pain, Coccyx Pain

In this video, Patrick Foye, M.D., gives his initial reactions to a medical journal article that covers the topic of Cycling and Low Back Pain. Dr. Foye points out that the article completely ignores the issue of tailbone pain (coccyx pain, coccydynia) in cyclists. Sitting on a bicycle seat, or saddle, can put direct […]

How to Distinguish between Sacral Tarlov Cyst Pain and Tailbone Pain

A few months ago I wrote about “Do Tarlov Cysts cause Pain?”

Today’s question is:

How to Distinguish between Sacral Tarlov Cyst Pain and Tailbone Pain

Usually it is not difficult to tell these conditions apart. Here’s how:

Location: The location of a sacral Tarlov Cyst is more than a few inches ABOVE the location […]

Favorable But Variable Responses to Tailbone Injections for Coccyx Pain

Re: Response to coccyx injections. Hi, Folks.

Overall, the specific type of coccyx injection varies from patient to patient, along with differences in how the injection is performed based upon an individual patient’s anatomy and an individual patient’s diagnosis.

For example, regarding anatomy, a ganglion par block would be perform differently in someone who […]

Sit-ups and Tailbone Pain (Coccyx Pain)

I recently posted a video and blog about exercise and tailbone pain, but I forgot to mention sit-ups!

Doing traditional-style sit-ups are usually very problematic and painful for people suffering from coccydynia (coccyx pain, tailbone pain).

So here is my follow-up video specifically discussing sit-ups and tailbone pain:

 

To come to Dr. Foye’s […]

A sample text widget

Etiam pulvinar consectetur dolor sed malesuada. Ut convallis euismod dolor nec pretium. Nunc ut tristique massa.

Nam sodales mi vitae dolor ullamcorper et vulputate enim accumsan. Morbi orci magna, tincidunt vitae molestie nec, molestie at mi. Nulla nulla lorem, suscipit in posuere in, interdum non magna.