Today we explore the extraordinary innovations in managing pain. My guest is Vijay Vad, MD, co-author of the updated and revised book BackRX, A Proven Integrative Program for Staying Pain Free. Dr. Vad is a sports medicine physician at the Hospital for Special Surgery and is on the faculty of Weill Cornell Medical College. He is the former physician for the professional men's tennis tour and the Westchester Classic of the PGA tour. He is also the host of two PBS television specials, Stop Back Pain and Active With Arthritis.