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Considerations of Montreal Back Surgery for a Herniated Disc

The frustration of Montreal 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 Dr. Hoang's Chiropractic Clinic exists. Dr. Hoang's Chiropractic Clinic is here to assist Montreal back pain and neck pain patients discover an alternative that functions for their Montreal back pain relief goal.


There are lots of Montreal back pain relief plan options! New research reveals 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 does this. There is hope for disc degeneration’s reversal. And what about this report? Spontaneous resorption of a lumbar herniated disc confirmed on MRI was observed in all of 9 patients who felt back pain and sciatic leg pain, rejected back surgery, and demonstrated no motor deficit! It took a mean of about 8.7 months. Clinical relief with conservative treatment took a mean of just 5.7 weeks. (3) That’s rousing news! The discs resorbed.


What compels a patient to decide on Montreal back surgery over other options? The patient’s ideas about the treatment may be based on insufficient information. The time required for a patient to make a decision may be hurried because of scheduling when the patient is one who needs time to really think about the options. The patient’s not wanting to disturb the system, disappoint the healthcare provider by rejecting recommended treatment. The patient’s past experiences with treatment options as taken by relatives or friends and the resultant 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 Dr. Hoang's Chiropractic Clinic understands well, that Dr. Hoang's Chiropractic Clinic has helped many Montreal chiropractic patients to make. Dr. Hoang's Chiropractic Clinic views each patient as an individual 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, Dr. Hoang's Chiropractic Clinic can support that decision process, establish a treatment plan with goals that, should they not be met as expected, leaves the back surgery option open should it be required. Take time to decide on Montreal back surgery for Montreal back and leg pain due to disc herniation. It is an important decision! Dr. Hoang's Chiropractic Clinic has helped may Montreal 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 Montreal chiropractic appointment today for a Montreal back pain relief discussion of Montreal surgical and non-surgical options. Dr. Hoang's Chiropractic Clinic knows the annoyance of back pain and is here to help you know the options for its relief. Dr. Hoang's Chiropractic Clinic is your partner in Montreal back pain relief no matter the road you choose.

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