Themistocles Protopsaltis Contributor

Dr. Protopsaltis is a surgeon specializing in orthopedic and spine surgeries at NYU Langone Health.

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Why a Good Patient-Doctor Relationship Helps Treat Ankylosing Spondylitis

Being able to reach out to your doc whenever you need? Priceless.

5 Lifestyle Tips to Manage Ankylosing Spondylitis

A healthy lifestyle can help ensure a full + vibrant life.

Why Exercise Is Essential for Treating Ankylosing Spondylitis

Find out the surprising way exercise helps reduce AS pain.

Signs Your Back Pain Is Actually Ankylosing Spondylitis

This chronic arthritis mainly affects the spine, but you might notice these other clues, too.

Treatment for Ankylosing Spondylitis: New Options That Can Help

Along with diet and exercise, these medications may soothe pain.

Diagnosing Ankylosing Spondylitis: 4 Things Doctors Look At

Part of diagnosing AS is ruling out other similar conditions.

What Is Ankylosing Spondylitis? Key Facts You Should Know

Ankylosing spondylitis is a chronic inflammatory disorder that mainly affects the spine.