Spine Articles

Disc Degeneration May Co-Exist in Lower Back and Neck

Executive Chiropractic of Iowa knows that degenerative disc disease affects the spine, not just one segment of it.  A lower back degenerated disc may point to a degenerated disc in the neck.  West Des Moines chiropractic care is at hand to help.

Non-Surgical chiropractic Low Back Pain Relief for the Older Spine

Growing older has its perks - respect, wisdom, patience - and its nuisances - degenerating bones, cartilage, back pain. West Des Moines's Executive Chiropractic of Iowa uses non-surgical treatment to lessen and control the nuisance of resulting back pain.

"A Pain in the Neck!" Non-Surgical Care Is Better

In West Des Moines a pain in the neck disrupts your day! Executive Chiropractic of Iowa stands ready to help relieve your pain and get you back to life free of neck pain non-surgically using chiropractic's Cox Technic.

A Slipped Spinal BONE?! Buttock Pain? We can help!

In West Des Moines Executive Chiropractic of Iowa sees quite a few female patients over age 45 with low back pain that extends into the buttock, thigh and even calf quite often...and helps relieve the pain with Cox Technic!

Stenosis: "Doc, it would feel good to just be pulled apart!"

No wonder! Spinal stenosis annoys back pain sufferers due to a narrowed spinal canal space, leaving your back wanting some relief.  West Des Moines chiropractic care by Executive Chiropractic of Iowa is gentle, safe, and relieving.

Huge Disc! Tiny Disc! The Size Doesn't Matter

The size of a disc herniation really doesn't matter when it comes to the ultimate outcome: pain relief. Believe it or not, once you are out of pain, the disc herniation may be totally gone, a little smaller or bigger! But don't worry. You still won't have pain!

The Spinal Disc Never Forgets An Episode of Pain

The spinal disc, the cartilage separating the bones of the spine, never forgets an episode of pain. The slightest disc bulge may produce much pain. The amount of pressure on the nerve determines the symptoms you may experience.