Considerations of West Palm Beach Back Surgery for a Herniated Disc

The aggravation of West Palm Beach back pain: It hurts. It disrupts life. It does not always respond to the best-intended care programs: back surgery or conservative. That is why Moses Chiropractic exists. Moses Chiropractic is here to help West Palm Beach back pain and neck pain patients discover an alternative that works for their West Palm Beach back pain relief goal.


There are lots of West Palm Beach back pain relief plan options! Recent research discloses some fascinating findings. Let us consider opioids and Tylenol for back pain relief. There’s no difference in low back pain relief and radicular extremity pain (leg pain sciatica) relief between using Tylenol and taking powerful opioid drugs. (1) Melatonin defends the intervertebral disc’s nucleus pulposus cells from apoptosis (cell death) and stopped disc degeneration. (2) Melatonin does this. There’s hope for disc degeneration’s reversal. And what about this study? Spontaneous resorption of a lumbar herniated disc confirmed on MRI was seen in all of 9 patients who felt back pain and sciatic leg pain, refused back surgery, and demonstrated no motor deficit! It took a mean of about 8.7 months. Clinical relief with conservative treatment came about in a mean of just 5.7 weeks. (3) That’s rousing news! The discs resorbed.


What makes a patient choose West Palm Beach back surgery over other options? The patient’s ideas about the treatment may potentially based on insufficient information. The time it takes a patient to decide may be rushed because of scheduling when the patient is one who requires time to really think about the options. The patient’s not wanting to disturb the system, disappoint the healthcare provider by refusing recommended treatment. The patient’s past experiences with treatment options as chosen by relatives or friends and the resulting good or bad outcomes. Choosing back surgery or a non-surgical treatment plan for low back and/or leg pain due to a disc herniation is a considerably complex decision. (4) It’s a decision-making process Moses Chiropractic understands well, that Moses Chiropractic has assisted many West Palm Beach chiropractic patients to make. Moses Chiropractic views each patient as a special case with many outside influencing factors. Equipped with knowledge of the spine, of disc conditions, of the research-supported treatment options with pleasing clinical outcomes, Moses Chiropractic can help with that decision process, set up a treatment plan with goals that, should they not be met as anticipated, keeps the back surgery option open should it be necessary. Take time to decide on West Palm Beach back surgery for West Palm Beach back and leg pain due to disc herniation. It is an important decision! Moses Chiropractic has helped may West Palm Beach back pain patients with Cox Technic to avoid back surgery.

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Listen to this PODCAST by Dr. James Cox as he discusses more about the decision to go forward with back surgery or not on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson.

Schedule your West Palm Beach chiropractic appointment today for a West Palm Beach back pain relief discussion of West Palm Beach surgical and non-surgical options. Moses Chiropractic gets the annoyance of back pain and is here to help you know the options for its relief. Moses Chiropractic is your partner in West Palm Beach back pain relief no matter the road you choose.

West Palm Beach back surgery for a disc herniation is an option to be carefully studied before a decision is made to proceed.  
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