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Herniated or slipped disc

A Herniated or Slipped disc is a severe injury or weakness which can cause the inner portion of the disc to protrude through the outer ring of the annulus fibrosus of an intervertebral disk. The intervertebral disc is a pad between two vertebras. It is a shock absorbing system which protects the back bones from damage (osteoarthritis). It also allows the nerves to send information to the muscles, joints, tendons or skin.

A herniated disc can occur in the cervical (neck), thoracic (upper) or lumbar (lower) spine. They tend to be most common in the lower back because it bears the most force on a daily basis. This causes pain and discomfort. If the slipped disk compresses one of the spinal nerves, one may also experience numbness and pain along the affected nerve.

It is a very common injury and one of the main reason of medical and chiropractic consultation in the world.

Herniated or Slipped disc

Effective treatment

3C doctor will analyze in detail the history of the pain and might recommend complementary tests such as X-rays or MRI. These tests allow to accurately evaluate the level and severity of the herniated disc.

Herniated or slipped disc is effectively treated by chiropractic and physiotherapy without using drugs or surgery. The most traditional treatment chiropractic uses is called “spinal adjustment”. It is a manual manipulation which consists at returning mobility to a vertebra or joint. The adjustment helps to reduce the pressure inside the disc and on the nerves to effectively reduce the pain. It also decreases muscle tension, improves posture and allow the body to enter into a healing phase.

Our doctors utilize the most successful and effective treatment methods from America and Europe.

Common symptoms

Herniated or slipped disc are mainly experienced in the neck or Low Back area. The symptoms will usually be worse in the following cases: sitting position, getting up from sitting position. standing long time, bending the body forward, coughing or sneezing, lifting or carrying load, changing position.

On a latest stage of Herniated or Slipped disc, more severe symptoms can appear and should immediately be assessed and treated by a chiropractor. Some of these symptoms are: leg pain and sciatica, radiating pain in the leg, cervico-brachial neuralgia (radiating pain in the arm), numbness and or tingling (Legs, arms, hands and feet), muscle weakness, skin abnormal sensation, urinary or digestive lack or control.

Our process

Our chiropractor will go through your personal medical history and health information to know better the details of your condition. After a precise examination he will be able to find the cause of the problem and will explain what the solution is.

Our experience has showed us that the best treatment combines physiotherapy and chiropractic. Our chiropractic treatment programs include chiropractic specific corrective spinal manipulation, advanced muscle therapy, lumbar traction, ultrasound, laser therapy, electro-stimulation. Throughout the treatment program our doctor can also give you specific advices about posture, physical activity, nutrition or mental health to improve your lifestyle and your overall health.

Herniated disc responds very well to Chiropractic combined with High intensity laser. It decreases the inflammation of the disc and increases the flow of blood which leads to faster regeneration.

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