Back Surgery Alternative in Portland, OR

Learn the truth about back surgery

Do you suffer from back pain? Did you know that surgery should be your last resort? In fact, a 2011 study in a leading medical journal found that 74% of patient who underwent spinal fusion surgery were still unable to return to work...two years after their surgery. Back surgery has such a poor track record, there's even a name for it: Failed Back Surgery Syndrome.

If you're in the Portland, OR area, we can help!

Dr. John Helton has been helping patients with back pain for years, and we have experience helping patients in Portland avoid surgery. Watch our video on how chiropractic was able to help one patient with Failed Back Surgery Syndrome, and give Dr. John Helton a call today at (503) 771-1974 to see how we can help you!

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