NEWS/UPDATES

Cervical Disc Replacement is here

Minimally invasive alternative to spinal fusion preserves full motion. Dr. Stanford Tack has extensive clinical experience with cervical disk arthroplasty and his pioneering novel applications of this technology to patients with complications related to previous cervical fusion surgery. Cervical disk replacement is currently FDA approved as an alternative to fusion for single level disk surgery. Clinical trials to date have shown superior short and intermediate-term outcomes for disk replacement versus fusion. The potential for avoidance of additional future surgery above and below fused...

RipKord System

Dr. Tack is the co-developer of the RipKord System.  The RipKord shoulder pad removal system has been designed to provide an unparalleled level of safety while ensuring the most effective medical management, diagnosis and treatment of suspected head and neck injuries to each and every football player at the elementary school, high school, college and professional levels.  This product allows: The helmet and shoulder pads to be removed from the athlete as soon as the athlete is placed on the spine board. The equipment can be removed without lifting the athlete from the spine board, which...

Spine Advancements

Find the Cause of Your Back Pain Finding the root medical condition causing your back pain is important. Only then can the pain be treated effectively. IBJI Libertyville/Lake Forest physicians can use the latest diagnostic insights and technologies to find the root cause of your pain and suggest the proper treatments. Causes of back pain include the following: Injuries Ligament sprains – often caused by lifting or twisting improperly – or fractured vertebrae can cause short- or long-term pain. As people age, a condition called osteoporosis weakens bones and can cause vertebrae to...

NEWS/UPDATES

Cervical Disc Replacement is here

Minimally invasive alternative to spinal fusion preserves full motion. Dr. Stanford Tack has extensive clinical experience with cervical disk arthroplasty and his pioneering novel applications of this technology to patients with complications related to previous cervical fusion surgery. Cervical disk replacement is currently FDA approved as an alternative to fusion for single level disk surgery. Clinical trials to date have shown superior short and intermediate-term outcomes for disk replacement versus fusion. The potential for avoidance of additional future surgery above and below fused...

RipKord System

Dr. Tack is the co-developer of the RipKord System.  The RipKord shoulder pad removal system has been designed to provide an unparalleled level of safety while ensuring the most effective medical management, diagnosis and treatment of suspected head and neck injuries to each and every football player at the elementary school, high school, college and professional levels.  This product allows: The helmet and shoulder pads to be removed from the athlete as soon as the athlete is placed on the spine board. The equipment can be removed without lifting the athlete from the spine board, which...

Spine Advancements

Find the Cause of Your Back Pain Finding the root medical condition causing your back pain is important. Only then can the pain be treated effectively. IBJI Libertyville/Lake Forest physicians can use the latest diagnostic insights and technologies to find the root cause of your pain and suggest the proper treatments. Causes of back pain include the following: Injuries Ligament sprains – often caused by lifting or twisting improperly – or fractured vertebrae can cause short- or long-term pain. As people age, a condition called osteoporosis weakens bones and can cause vertebrae to...