Treatment for spinal disc herniation


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Treatment for spinal disc herniation

  1. 1. Call: 718-769-2521 Treatment for Spinal Disc HerniationTreatment for spinal disc herniationdoes not involve surgery all the time.Chiropractic care and physical therapyalong with anti-inflammatorymedication can offer effective paintreatment. Disc pain treatment alsodepends on the precise condition of theindividual. Spinal disc herniation is oneof the causes of sciatica pain and discpain. Spinal disc herniation may be referred to as lumbar herniated disc,bulging disc, slipped disc or pinched nerve.Spinal Disc HerniationSpinal disc herniation is a case where the inner core -- called nucleuspulposus – of a disc bulges or herniates out from its location into the spinalcanal. This process is called herniation. The leaked liquid core compresses orirritates a nerve root in the spinal column causing pain and discomfort.Sciatica pain commonly occurs due to this condition. Even if there is nodirect nerve root compression from the liquid, the leaked out fluidic corecould cause inflammation of the surrounding tissue. This causes pain too,and the inflamed tissue could further compress the nerve root. HealthQuest
  2. 2. Call: 718-769-2521What Causes Disc Herniation?Disc herniation can occur when the individual bends to a side or at anawkward angle. Wear and tear resulting from sedentary jobs or suddeninjury caused by lifting objects while bending sideways at the waist couldcause herniation. Sometimes, long term wear and tear contributes to suddenherniation while falling or bending. Wear and tear can be indicated by painor chronic fatigue at the back. Bending awkwardly or a sedentary lifestylecauses the internal pressure to be irregularly applied on the discs, thusincreasing chances of the liquid core bulging out from one of the discs.Non-surgical Methods for Disc Pain TreatmentDisc pain treatment primarily consists of anti-inflammatory medication orNSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs) along with chiropracticcare, massages, physical therapy and anti-depressants. This is the basis ofpain management as most cases of disc herniation heal without surgerywithin six weeks. Epidural steroid injections may also be prescribed.Chiropractic CareChiropractic manipulation offered by specialized healthcare centers is quite avaluable tool for healing many musculoskeletal disorders including spinaldisc herniation and sciatica treatment. Chiropractic care reducesinflammation and strengthens the body’s own resistance, making this anatural, safe and truly effective procedure. Both chiropractic disc pain HealthQuest
  3. 3. Call: 718-769-2521treatment and spinal decompression require expert handling, which thehealthcare professionals at multidisciplinary healthcare centers offer.Benefits of Spinal Decompression for Disc Pain ManagementSpinal decompression is an advanced and effective pain treatment methodspecifically developed for spinal disc herniation. This FDA-approvedtreatment uses a spinal decompression machine that creates a negativepressure between the spinal discs. The vacuum increases the height betweenthe discs and attempts to treat the bulged out liquid into the disc. Thisensures faster healing and improved blood supply.About Health QuestAs a leading multi-specialty healthcare center in Brooklyn, New YorkCity (NYC), HealthQuest provides effective spinal decompression servicesto help achieve long-term functional restoration - quickly and painlessly.To find out more about HealthQuest and the services offered, To schedule an appointment or consultation, contact 718-769-2521 or forward an e-mail to HealthQuest
  4. 4. Call: 718-769-2521Contact DetailsHealthQuest3500 Nostrand AveBrooklyn, NY 11229Phone: 718-769-2521URL: HealthQuest