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Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, and pain.
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Does this show scoliosis??

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Does this show scoliosis??

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
There's scoliosis of the thoracic spine there

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
Hi doctor it's me again. Is it mild? And how can I correct this? Is this serious?

I knew it was you my friend

It's mild and unless you have back pain nothing needs to be done about it

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
Will this progress doctor? What treatment can I do as early as now?

No it won't progress

A chiropractor can help with it

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
this is not a serious condition doctor? Cause I only noticed it with the xray. I had back pain a month ago but not on that spot
Customer: replied 16 days ago.
I think it's muscle strain

Not at all serious

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
What can I do and not do doctor if I have thoracic scoliosis?

You worry way too much

There's nothing you can't do

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
I can still continue my usual activities doctor? And this won't get worse as I age?

Yes you can and it won't get worse

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
Cause ive read theres a surgery for it doctor and no treatmement

You need to stop your research

Yours doesn't need treatment and certainly doesn't need surgery

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
But how to know doctor if scoliosis will progress or not

I've seen yours many times and it never progressed

Dr. Chip and other Medical Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 16 days ago.
But if I feel back pain doctor is it serious too? But it's muscular back pain

Not serious at all

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Doctor will this help my mild scoliosis?

Yes it will

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Is this okay for my lungs doctor if I wear this always as this is so fit

It's OK for your lungs