Spinal injuries can lead to disc herniation, or commonly known as slipped disc. This particular form of disc degeneration stresses the spinal cord and surrounding nerves, resulting in discomfort.
Thankfully, there are non-invasive ways to treat these complications. Chiropractic care can definitely help with slipped disc treatment in Singapore. Following are some ways a chiropractor can treat pain brought on by a herniated disc and provide slipped disc treatment in Singapore. But first, let’s find out what causes a slipped disc to occur.
Think about jumping up and back down. Imagine what would occur to our spine if it was a stack of rigid vertebrae without the protection and padding of the discs? Alternatively, picture arching and unarching your back. Your backbone would not be as flexible as you think without all these discs.
The process of aging also plays a significant role, as the discs become drier and harder over time. This can cause the fibrous outer wall of the disc to weaken, and the gel-like nucleus may protrude or burst through a tear in the wall of the disc, leading to pain if the protrusion touches a nerve.
Here are a few techniques chiropractors employ on people with herniated discs:
Our spine and nerve specialists can treat all these issues, which include headaches, neck pain or discomfort, muscular pain, and lower back pain. We focus on detecting the root of the problem, structural corrections and possibly permanently reversing the problem.