By Ehren Allen, Certified Manual Therapist/Physical Therapist
A herniated disc is a common cause of pain in the lower back which can cause a variety of symptoms in the back or neck. It may also cause symptoms in the arms and legs. Symptoms may range form mild discomfort, to severe pain and loss of strength and sensation. The JOI Spine team has experts to evaluate and treat herniated discs. Treatment options range from conservative therapy to advanced surgical procedures. In other words, you would be in good hands at JOI and JOI Rehab.
Please watch this Video on Herniated Discs.
Herniated discs can also occur in the neck or cervical region. These can be very painful and can often occur with simple activities like a cough or sneeze. Pain can radiate into the shoulders, neck, hands and upper back. To learn more, please read this article on common neck injuries.
Physical Therapy for Herniated Discs
Whether you are suffering from back or neck issues, joint pain, or injuries resulting from any type of activity. JOI has 12 physical therapy clinics conveniently located in Jacksonville and Northeast FL. Our clinicians specialize in orthopedic rehab. If you are interested in scheduling an appointment at JOI Rehab for physical therapy, call (904) 858-7045. Finally, our Fast Track Program can get you a PT appointment within 24 hours of your doctor appointment.
Therefore, there is no need to live with back pain from a herniated disc.
To schedule an appointment with an Orthopaedic Back and Neck Specialist, click below or call 904-JOI-2000
- Finally, to schedule an appointment for physical or occupational therapy, call 904-858-7045 or visit 12 area JOI Rehab Centers.
JOI Fracture and Injury Care
JOI Physicians are currently offering ASAP Fracture care. Finally, to make an appointment by calling (904)JOI-2000. This is a new option for patients who would like to avoid the emergency room if they have suffered a fracture or soft tissue injury.