I have slipped disc, surgery or chinese medicine (acupuncture, etc.)?

Please see a . Neurosurgeon to determine if surgery is indicated. Acupuncture can markedly decreased inflammation ; pain with an intervertebral disc problem - but it will not cure the disc it's self.

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If I have a slipped disc, should I get surgery or use chinese medicine (acupuncture, etc.)?

I would consult. with a neurosurgeon or an orthopedic surgeon to know if you are a surgical candidate or not. I perform acupuncture on many patients who are not surgical candidates or patients whom the neurosurgeon desires to wait before doing surgery. Read more...