Can a Chiropractor Fix Bulging Discs?

A bulging disc, a common spinal injury, can lead to significant discomfort and disruption in daily life. At Total Spine Chiropractic, we specialize in non-invasive, chiropractic treatments designed to alleviate the pain and symptoms associated with a bulging disc.

Understanding Bulging Discs

Bulging discs occur when a disc protrudes outside its normal boundary in the spinal column. This can lead to nerve irritation and pain, often resulting in discomfort in the back, neck, and other areas. Symptoms vary based on the disc’s location and can range from mild discomfort to severe pain and mobility issues.

How Can Chiropractic Care Help?

Chiropractic care is a highly effective treatment for bulging discs, offering relief without the need for surgery or medication. At Total Spine Chiropractic, our approach includes:

  • Spinal Manipulation: Our chiropractors use specific techniques to realign the spine and relieve pressure on the affected disc and nerves. This can reduce inflammation and pain, promoting natural healing.
  • Flexion-Distraction Technique: A gentle, non-thrusting type of spinal manipulation, particularly effective for bulging disc treatment. This technique involves a special table that stretches and decompresses the spine.
  • Pelvic Blocking Techniques: These involve cushioned wedges placed under each side of the pelvis, combined with gentle exercises. This method helps shift the disc away from the nerve, reducing pain.

Benefits of Chiropractic Care for Bulging Discs

Choosing chiropractic care for a bulging disc offers several advantages:

  • Non-Invasive Treatment: Our methods provide an effective alternative to surgery, reducing the risks and recovery time associated with invasive procedures.
  • Pain Management: Chiropractic care offers immediate relief from pain and discomfort, improving quality of life.
  • Improved Mobility: Regular chiropractic adjustments can enhance spinal mobility, helping patients return to their normal activities faster.
  • Personalized Care: We tailor our treatment plans to meet each patient’s unique needs, ensuring the most effective care for their specific condition.


At Total Spine Chiropractic, we’re committed to providing our patients with effective, non-invasive solutions for bulging discs. Our experienced team is here to help you achieve relief and regain your quality of life without the need for surgery or medication.

Don’t let a bulging disc control your life. Reach out to Total Spine Chiropractic today to schedule an appointment and start on your path to recovery and wellness.