St. Paul Chiropractic & Natural Medicine Center is a Herniated Discs Chiropractor in St. Paul, MN. We have the training, experience, and knowledge to relieve the excruciating pain that can come from a herniated disc.
What Is a Herniated Disc?
The spine is composed of a number of individual bony structures, known as vertebrae. In between each vertebra is what amounts to a shock absorber for the spine. These shock absorbers are known as discs. The exterior of the disc is tough, and it encloses a softer jelly-like material inside of it. If an injury has occurred to the disc—for example, if a tear in the tough exterior allows the softer jelly-like interior to come through the tear—the disc is said to ‘herniate.’ You may also hear roughly synonymous terms like ‘slipped disc’ or ‘prolapsed disc.’ Continue reading
Herniated discs, or what are commonly referred to as “slipped discs,” can be exceptionally painful, limiting range of motion in the spin and extremities, and causing undue stress on the entire body. If you’re suffering from a herniated disc, chiropractic care is the most natural treatment method available that will help to realign your spine, including your herniated disc, improve range of motion, provide you with lasting pain relief, and much more. When you visit the St. Paul Chiropractic and Natural Medicine Center, we’ll help you understand the causes of your herniated disc, help you avoid further injuring your back or other areas of your body, provide pain relief throughout your entire body, and ultimately ensure that your herniated disc returns to its natural position between your vertebrae. Our St. Paul, MN chiropractors have years of experience treating herniated discs, and we’ll ensure that you receive the treatment that’s right for your body, creating an individualized treatment plan that takes into account your symptoms, lifestyle, and pain so that we can provide effective and lasting treatments. Continue reading