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. Hutter Chiropractic Office finds this is often the situation in its Groton 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 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 a single 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. Hutter Chiropractic Office is quite experienced in relieving back pain due to disc degeneration. As a matter of fact, Hutter Chiropractic Office treats lower back pain patients with herniations and degenerated discs - as well as neck pain patients who have the same - all the time in Groton.

Hutter Chiropractic Office 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 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.

 

Groton chiropractic Care Relieves Back Pain Due To Disc Degeneration

We're here to help. Contact Hutter Chiropractic Office for relief, control and prevention of your Groton degenerated disc.

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