Disc Degeneration May Co-Exist in Lower Back and Neck

neck disc pain spine pictureHave a degenerated disc in the lower back? You may also suffer a degenerated disc in your neck. Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center finds this is most often the situation in its Paramus chiropractic practice and we strive to lessen both neck pain and lower back pain due to a degenerated disc.

Degenerative disc disease reduces the disc's flexibility and size. This leads to narrowing of the spinal canal area where the spinal cord and spinal nerves lay. Pain often results.

Degenerated discs appear to be a systemic problem. (1) Degenerative disc disease is not isolated to one portion of the spine it seems.

Researchers examined patients with a lower back disc herniation to healthy volunteers. 98% of those with lower back disc herniations were found to have disc degeneration in their necks while only 88% of healthy volunteers did. (2)

You need not worry you if you have lower back pain and haven't had an accompanying neck pain. Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center is quite experienced in relieving back pain due to disc degeneration. As a matter of fact, Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center treats lower back pain patients with herniations and degenerated discs - as well as neck pain patients who have the same - all the time in Paramus.

Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center succeeds in relieving neck pain and lower back pain due to degenerative disc disease with chiropractic Cox Technic. This safe, gentle spinal manipulation approach to back pain relief drops intradiscal pressures and widens the spinal canal area. Its well-documented protocols may combine chiropractic treatment with other approaches like nutrition and exercise to control any pain due to disc degeneration.

 

Paramus chiropractic Care Relieves Back Pain Due To Disc Degeneration

We're here to help. Contact Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center for relief, control and prevention of your Paramus degenerated disc.

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