Our treatment consists of 3 main therapies that help recover without surgery . The duration of treatment is about 5 weeks.
Our column consists of 33 vertebrae, 23 intervertebral discs and a set of nerves and ligaments. The intervertebral disc consists of a nucleus pulposus and annulus fibrosus mucopolizacaridos material that gives the gelatinous and is located between each disc space. The herniated disc is the output of the intervertebral disc into the spinal canal, compressing the nerves and ligaments that are in the area, herniated discs is divided into 4 stages according to the degree of departure.
Are the output of the disc to the spinal canal, causing pain and sensory changes such as numbness, cramps and tingling. They are produced in most cases by lifting objects improperly, accidents, overweight, poor posture habits and falls.
Importantly, each March 1 herniated disc surgeries are unsuccessful, this means that the patient is left with persistent symptoms, by continuous consistency with the same pain. Risks ranging from infections, bleeding, fibrosis, among others.
In addition, the high cost of surgery of the spine in their hospital stay and rehabilitation period long times are factors that should do the surgery the last election.