Irmo Columbia

(803) 781-4092

Mt Pleasant

(843) 884-8444

North Charleston

(843) 606-2412

North Myrtle Beach

(843) 273-4205


(843) 879-9259

Surfside Beach

(843) 238-5900

Degenerative Disc Disease FAQs

The wear and tear your body encounters daily can eventually lead to degenerative disc disease. You may have bulging discs that aren't causing symptoms or experience chronic back pain from herniated discs. At the Spine Pain Center, our team of chiropractors works with patients in Summerville, NC, serving Mt Pleasant, North Charleston, Surfside Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Irmo, and Columbia, SC to find them the treatment they need. Whether you have one herniated disc or degenerative disc disease that is impacting several diss, chiropractic care can provide you with pain relief.


Frequently Asked Questions About Degenerative Disc Disease

At the Spine Pain Center, we are ready to answer your questions about degenerative disc disease. If you have been told that you have bulging discs or herniated discs caused by degenerative disc disease, it's important to get the treatment you need to stay healthy. The most frequently asked questions we receive include:

Is degenerative disc disease something I could have prevented?

Degenerative disc disease is caused by the natural wear and tear of on body over time. It is a very common condition, which can cause permanent damage if it is not treated.

Does degenerative disc disease always hurt?

Since symptoms bulging discs or herniated discs can show up later, degenerative disease does not always hurt.

Is degenerative disc disease treatable?

Spinal decompression therapy is an effective treatment that provides room for the disc and helps with healing.

Do I need surgery for degenerative disc disease?

Our chiropractors will work closely with you to see which symptoms of degenerative disc disease you are experiencing and to determine if it can be eliminated through spinal decompression therapy, chiropractic adjustments, and strengthening exercises. 

How often should I see our chiropractors for degenerative disc disease?

Chiropractic care is progressive and it is beneficial to see our chiropractor several times a week when parts of your spine that are compressed and causing pain. Three times a week is a reasonable schedule in the early stages of treatment.

Schedule an Appointment for Treatment Today

If you are experiencing symptoms from bulging discs or herniated discs, we recommend to schedule an appointment schedule with one of our chiropractors at the Spine Pain Center. Call us today at North Charleston (843) 606-2412, Mt Pleasant (843) 884-8444, Surfside Beach (843) 238-5900, Summerville (843) 879-9259, North Myrtle Beach (843) 273-4205, and Irmo, Columbia (803) 781-4092 to schedule your first consultation. We are committed to helping you improve your health!