One common cause of low back pain is a disc problem. Some bulging is common or regular in your spine, but often a disc is damaged and bulges too much.
Back pain can be very painful if an internal injury causes your disc to bulge against your spinal cord or a nerve. If you are experiencing side leg pain, weakness and or numbness then you most likely have a disc bulging against a nerve root in the lower spine. Although these are very painful, surgery is not always necessary to find relief.
However, there are many other choices available to you which our Connecticut Disc and Laser Therapy Center can provide you for your back pain.
There are many types and causes of back pain which we can address with our methods:
Back pain can be life-changing. But the good news is that you have options for treatment, from chiropractic care to physical therapy to medications and injections.
When all of these options don’t work, surgery may also be used to help address this back pain. However, Dr. Dalfino of Connecticut Disc and Laser Therapy Centers focuses on providing more holistic, alternative solutions. We aim to provide solutions for chronic back pain that do not involve possibly dangerous injections, medications, or surgeries.
We understand that the disc can heal itself when there is some sort of trauma or injury. If its degenerating due to injury or stress, the first thing is to identify the cause of the injury, and help the healing process from there.
Depending on your evaluation, Dr. Dalfino may recommend specific treatments, such as: