Dr. Neubardt Discusses Osteopathic Treatment for Slipped Disc (Cervical Herniated Disc)
Are you considering osteopathic treatment for a slipped disc? What is an Osteopath? Can this type of doctor treat a cervical herniated disc? In the video above, Dr. Neubardt explains what a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) is and discusses using osteopathic treatment for a slipped disc in the neck.
Osteopathy is another licensure in the field of medicine. Osteopaths typically have more training in manipulation of the joints and muscles, and these practitioners are qualified to treat patients with a slipped disc. Osteopathic treatment can help manage the pain of a cervical herniated disc and is considered a good non-surgical treatment option.
The usual caution must be exercised by any prospective patient to make sure that the physician has a good reputation and is well trained.