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best way to treat pinched nerve?

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Dr. David Lundin
26 years experience Neurosurgery
Physical therapy: The best initial treatments for disc problems that can lead to pinched nerves is to do physical therapy and use nsaids. If this fails, then be sure to get an MRI of the area involved and ask for a neurosurgical referral in your area.
Answered on May 23, 2018
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