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Why Are We Successful In Treating Disc Related Pain or Sciatica?
The answer is simple but powerful, we treat the cause and not the symptom.
As you might already know disc related pain is mostly caused by a compression of spinal cord or nerve. This often occurs when a bulged, protruded, or herniated disc applies pressure on the nearby nerve or cord which in turn leads to series of symptoms such as pain, muscle spasm, numbness, tingling, burning, and sharp
Our approach is to eliminate the mentioned symptoms by treating the cause. Then it only makes sense that if there is a pressure on the nerve to remove or relieve the pressure. Using pain medication could relieve (mask) the pain temporarily but as the medication wares off, since the cause has not been removed, the pain returns.
It is sometimes wrongly believed that when a disc is injured it will never heal except by invasive intervention or surgery. Although every case is unique and has to be evaluated on an individual basis, but it could certainly be stated that high number of disc injuries and its associated symptoms could be treated conservatively without surgery or injection . Click here to see research articles.
How Do We Treat the Cause of Disc Pain or Sciatica?
At Riverside Chiropractic Center we give the patients the time and attention they need and use the latest tools and techniques to help them recover from their disc pain. Our goal is to swiftly and safely eliminate your pain and prevent it from coming back. Our records, and many satisfied patients, show that we have been successful achieving this goal. We strive to reach as many as people possible and help them to overcome their pain and condition naturally without surgery or invasive procedures.
If you've been unsatisfied with other therapies you've tried in the past, or if you have never tried chiropractic and have finally decided to stop waiting and address your problem, call Riverside Chiropractic Center at 781-395-0003 to make an appointment for a complementary consultation.