Healthy News December 2018 Lower Odds of Back Surgery & Depression

Getting Buffalo, NY chiropractic care at Disc Centers Of America first may reduce the odds of back surgery need and depression.  


Buffalo, NY chiropractic patients know that visiting their chiropractor at Disc Centers Of America is valuable. Their back pain and neck pain eases. Buffalo, NY chiropractic patients feel better when they leave Disc Centers Of America. A benefit Buffalo, NY chiropractic patients may not necessarily appreciate since they are chiropractic patients currently is that seeing a chiropractor reduces the chance of back surgery. A recent report noted that there is a “very strong association” between back surgery and the first healthcare provider visited for the back pain issue. 42.7% of workers who saw a surgeon|first consulted a surgeon first underwent surgery while only 1.5% of those who visited a chiropractor first underwent back surgery. (1) Plus, the chiropractic adjustment works wonders on the autonomic nervous system. This link between the autonomic nervous system and the adjustment is noted particularly for a tension-type headache sufferer with major depression whose relief is outlined in a new published case report. (2) For a depressed Buffalo, NY back pain sufferer, any relief from chiropractic care is most welcome!

Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Kevin Keyes on The Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about a patient who was considering back surgery when she came to see him for her back pain and found relief with his chiropractic care implementing the Cox® Technic System.

Disc Centers Of America wishes joy for all our Buffalo, NY back pain patients to improve their back pain and their outlook on life.

Buffalo, NY CHIROPRACTIC TIP OF THE MONTH: Enjoying the Holiday [Joy|Cheer]33] Helps the Back Pain Sufferer and the Buffalo, NY Back Pain!

In developed countries, two of the most familiar reasons to consult a doctor were for depression/anxiety and back pain. (3) Seeing these two issues together is not unusual at all at Disc Centers Of America. Back pain sufferers tend to deal with depression. 20.2% of back pain patients with spondylosis and disc issues among others deal with depression and spend more on health care for their conditions. (4) This relationship is even stronger for chronic low back pain sufferers. (5) So this holiday season, Disc Centers Of America’s wish for Buffalo, NY back pain sufferers is that they notice the joy and cheer around them. It just may improve their back pain, too! That’s the goal of Buffalo, NY chiropractic care at Disc Centers Of America.

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Disc Centers Of America thanks all our Buffalo, NY chiropractic patients for consulting Disc Centers Of America first|visiting Disc Centers Of America when you first have a spine pain issue. Disc Centers Of America is thankful to be the Buffalo, NY back pain specialist practice.

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