Spine Conditions

Also known as percutaneous discectomy, disc decompression is a minimally invasive keyhole outpatient procedure used by doctors to treat painful discs in the spine. This procedure is performed by interventional pain management physicians or neurosurgeons.What is the benefit of a disc decompression over back surgery?The...

A disc bulge means that at least 50% or more of the disc has pressure on it beyond the natural boundaries. This pressure is usually related to weakness or an increase in spinal load. The spinal conditions that cause the bulging disc, along with the...

Many patients are embarrassed by the symptoms that result from spinal injuries and other conditions. But it’s important to get over your embarrassment and communicate with your doctor so you can move forward with treatment. In this patient education article, we are going to talk...