Disc Degeneration May Co-Exist in Lower Back and Neck

neck disc pain spine pictureHave a degenerated disc in the lower back? You may have the same in the neck. Atiyeh Chiropractic and Functional Neurology finds this is often the case in its Plymouth chiropractic practice and relieves both neck pain and lower back pain in part to a degenerated disc.

Degenerative disc disease reduces the disc's flexibility and size. This results in a narrowing of the spinal canal area where the spinal cord and spinal nerves lay. Pain is a common outcome.

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)

Don't worry if you've experienced lower back pain and have not had any neck pain. Atiyeh Chiropractic and Functional Neurology is fully experienced in relieving back pain due to disc degeneration. As a matter of fact, Atiyeh Chiropractic and Functional Neurology treats lower back pain patients with herniations and degenerated discs - as well as neck pain patients who have the same - all the time in Plymouth.

Atiyeh Chiropractic and Functional Neurology succeeds in relieving neck pain and lower back pain due to degenerative disc disease with chiropractic Cox Technic. This safe, gentle spinal manipulation method to back pain relief reduces 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.

 

Plymouth chiropractic Care Relieves Back Pain Due To Disc Degeneration

We're here to help. Contact Atiyeh Chiropractic and Functional Neurology for relief, control and prevention of your Plymouth degenerated disc.

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