F Dr. Vikas V. Varma Vikas Varma is a trusted and reliable orthopedic surgeon based in Manhattan, NY and Astoria, Queens. Dr. Varma attended the University of Maryland, where he received his medical degree, and completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Connecticut.
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Dr. Vikas V. Varma
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57 West 57th Street, 15th F​l​, New York, NY 10019 212.289.0700

Back Pain

Causes
With back pain being so common amongst adults, there are quite a few different possible causes. Back pain can occur as a result of overuse or some type of injury during an accident or trauma. This type of back pain can be caused by:

  • Excess Weight – Puts strain on the back muscles and bones.
  • Lack of Movement or Sedentary Lifestyle
  • Accident, Injury, or Spinal Fracture

Back pain is also a symptom of certain disorders such as:

  • Herniated Discs
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylosis
  • Spinal Compression