Dr. Klionsky’s Patient’s Guide to Spinal Decompression
You will want to read our patient guide if you suffer from any of the following: sciatica, accident related whiplash, degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis, arthritis, back and/or neck pain due to a herniated disc.
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The term sciatica is commonly used to describe pain traveling down the path of the sciatic nerve - which is down the back of the leg(s). Sciatica is a symptom caused by a disorder occurring in the lumbar spine. The sciatic nerve is the longest and largest nerve in the body measuring … [Read More...]
Healthy Disc: All discs of the spine receive nourishment through blood vessels until approximately the age of 20. At this point, the disc has been adequately filled with a lifetime supply of blood, fluid, and nourishment. Normal activities and exercises allow the discs to make that supply of … [Read More...]
Degenerative discs can affect every part of the spine. However, common sites are the lumbar (lower back) and cervical (neck) spine. Degenerative discs in the mid-back (thoracic) are uncommon. X-ray findings of degenerative discs show narrower disc spaces and some osteophyte (bony outgrowth of … [Read More...]