An Overview of Herniated Disc
Herniated disc or bulging disc is an extremely common spinal injury, with thousands of people suffering from this condition. A person suffering from this condition may not even know there is anything wrong until the condition impinges on a nerve in the spinal column and start causing pain. Depending on the location herniated disc on the spine, it can cause excruciating pain, loss of range of motion, and can have other adverse effects. At Rumley Family Chiropractic, we understand just how painful and difficult it can be to suffer from this debilitating spine condition. Chiropractic treatment is one of the most popular alternative treatments used to treat herniated or bulging disc and its symptoms.
Once herniated disc is confirmed, we will create and administer a formal Chiropractic treatment plan. This plan may involve adjustments, exercises, and other forms of alternative medicine
Lifestyle Counseling- is a natural complement to Chiropractic adjustments and other traditional treatments, and can make a significant difference for your overall health. Lifestyle changes may help control the signs and symptoms associated with your spine condition.
Chiropractic Adjustments- If herniated disc is diagnosed, Dr. Matthew, will most commonly use low-force techniques to gently manipulate the spine at the site of the bulging disc to relieve the painful symptoms. It is important to remember that Chiropractors can only achieve pain relief from herniated disc with these techniques. Chiropractic manipulations will not be able to “put the toothpaste back in the tube” in the case of herniated disc.