Dayton, OH
A 38-year-old female asked:

Can a doctor of osteopathy /omt correct a pinched nerve?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
As long as he is : Trained as a neurosurgeon or orthopedic spine surgeon if you are seeking surgical treatment otherwise for non operative care treatment can be sought from an osteopath.
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Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 32 years experience
OMT: Yes omt can often correct a pinched nerve. Conservative care like rest ice and time along with omt is always the first approach. Invasive procedures are a last resort if conservative treatment is not effective.
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