Degenerative Disc Disease?
There have been huge advancements in the treatments of Disc Health. Older treatments such as traction and exercise are still being utilized while newer and faster treatments exist. We utilize revolutionary new and effective ways of treating disc health that is typically far faster than traditional treatments.
Degenerative Disc Symptoms
The degeneration of spinal discs may cause no symptoms at all, and symptoms depend on each patient and the severity of their case.
Symptoms may occur at the site of the affected disc in the back or neck. As the problem is often caused by compressed nerves, this can also travel to other areas of the body like the buttocks, arms, and legs. Numbness and tingling in the arms and legs may also be experienced in patients that do not get treatment. Symptoms can range from mild to severe and debilitating if treatment does not occur soon.
Degenerative Disc Causes
As mentioned previously, our spines change as a natural part of aging. Changes in the tougher outer layer of the disc are common as we grow older. and when the discs begin to lose fluid, they become smaller and not very flexible.
In addition to aging, other factors that may come into play, including obesity, smoking, repeated physical work, and injury.
Degenerative Disc Treatment
We have huge success in the world of disc treatments. Our unique approach is different from most clinics. Dr. Kennedy worked with doctors from france and canada on a revolutionary new ways to approach healing of the back. We pioneered neurological approaches, and brain based treatments that work with long lasting healing.