Herniated Discs

Top Washington D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Herniated Discs

A herniated disc is a common injury that can affect any part of the spine. A herniated disc can cause severe pain and other problems in the arms or legs.

What are herniated discs?

This detailed video describes herniated discs, including their anatomy, causes, symptoms, and treatment. Treatment options include: pain-relieving medications, muscle relaxers, and corticosteroid injections. A person with a herniated disc may also benefit from physical therapy.