Hopkins, MN Herniated Disc Treatment

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Report shows that 90% of people with herniated discs improve with chiropractic adjustments. If you reside in Hopkins, MN and have been diagnosed with a herniated disc or chronic back pain, call Dr. Sagedahl today at (612) 655-3073 for an appointment.

Dr. Sagedahl has helped many people in Hopkins, MN recover from back pain, and a recent research study reinforces what we've seen in our practice: researchers carried out a study of 148 people with MRI-confirmed lumbar disc herniation causing back pain, sciatica, and radiating leg symptoms. Many patients (79) dealt with from chronic lumbar disc herniation lasting more than three months. Thirty seven subjects had disc herniations for less than a month at the start of the study.



All of the patients received chiropractic care based upon the needs of each individual. After fourteen days, 70% of the subjects had significant improvements in pain and disability; and at three months, 90% had substantial gains. Even better, the healing was retained by patients, with over 80% of individuals reporting improvement at the one-year mark.

If you reside or work near Hopkins, MN, you need to know that you do not have to endure disc herniations or any other type of back pain. Dr. Sagedahl is here for you. To see if we can help you, give our clinic a call at (612) 655-3073 today for an appointment or consultation.

References:

Lee, Serafin. Outcomes of acute and chronic patients with magnetic resonance imaging-confirmed symptomatic lumbar disc herniation receiving high-velocity, low-amplitude spinal manipulation therapy: a prospective observational cohort study with one year follow-up. Journal of Manipulative and Physiologic Therapeutics 2014.37(3):155-163.