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Considerations of Murfreesboro Back Surgery for a Herniated Disc

The aggravation of Murfreesboro back pain: It hurts. It messes up life. It doesn’t always react positively to the best-intended care programs: back surgery or conservative. That’s the reason Most Chiropractic Clinic exists. Most Chiropractic Clinic is here to help Murfreesboro back pain and neck pain patients find an alternative that functions for their Murfreesboro back pain relief goal.


There are lots of Murfreesboro back pain relief plan options! New research shares some interesting findings. Let us look at 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 using powerful opioid drugs. (1) Melatonin guards the intervertebral disc’s nucleus pulposus cells from apoptosis (cell death) and blocked disc degeneration. (2) Melatonin accomplishes 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 had back pain and sciatic leg pain, rejected back surgery, and demonstrated no motor deficit! It required a mean of about 8.7 months. Clinical relief with conservative treatment took a mean of just 5.7 weeks. (3) That is rousing news! The discs resorbed.


What compels a patient to pick Murfreesboro back surgery over other options? The patient’s ideas about the treatment may be based on insufficient information. The time it takes a patient to make a decision may be hurried because of scheduling when the patient is one who requires time to really think about the decision. 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 taken 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 is a decision-making process Most Chiropractic Clinic understands well, that Most Chiropractic Clinic has assisted many Murfreesboro chiropractic patients to make. Most Chiropractic Clinic views each patient as an individual case with many external guiding factors. Equipped with knowledge of the spine, of disc conditions, of the research-supported treatment options with desirable clinical outcomes, Most Chiropractic Clinic can support that decision process, set up a treatment plan with goals that, should they not happen as anticipated, keeps the back surgery option available should it be required. Take time to make a decision on Murfreesboro back surgery for Murfreesboro back and leg pain due to disc herniation. It is an important decision! Most Chiropractic Clinic has helped may Murfreesboro back pain patients with Cox Technic to avoid back surgery.

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

Schedule your Murfreesboro chiropractic appointment today for a Murfreesboro back pain relief discussion of Murfreesboro surgical and non-surgical options. Most Chiropractic Clinic gets the frustration of back pain and is ready to help you know the options for its relief. Most Chiropractic Clinic is your partner in Murfreesboro back pain relief no matter the option you choose.

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