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Whats best fix for bulging discs?

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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Surgery

Surgical revision with either a disc replacement or a fusion continue to be the best fix for a bulging vertebral disc.

In brief: Surgery

Surgical revision with either a disc replacement or a fusion continue to be the best fix for a bulging vertebral disc.
Dr. Gregory Hines
Dr. Gregory Hines
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Dr. Foead Geula
Anesthesiology

In brief: Bulging discs

Bulging discs typically resorb over time.
Treatment varies based on the severity of pain and whether you have any neurologic deficit. Treatment can consist of physical therapy and medications or possibly epidural steroid injections or discectomy for very severe pain refractory to conservative measures.

In brief: Bulging discs

Bulging discs typically resorb over time.
Treatment varies based on the severity of pain and whether you have any neurologic deficit. Treatment can consist of physical therapy and medications or possibly epidural steroid injections or discectomy for very severe pain refractory to conservative measures.
Dr. Foead Geula
Dr. Foead Geula
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine

In brief: Severity and symptom

You can't imagine how many people are walking around with bulging discs and no symptoms, to severe numbness and loss of function.
So from nothing to exercises, meds and surgery.

In brief: Severity and symptom

You can't imagine how many people are walking around with bulging discs and no symptoms, to severe numbness and loss of function.
So from nothing to exercises, meds and surgery.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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