Degenerative Disc Disease

Conservative Degenerative Disc Disease Treatment in the Murfreesboro, TN, Area

Degenerative Disc Disease Murfreesboro TNDegenerative disc disease, also known as osteoarthritis of the spine, can make living a normal, active lifestyle extremely challenging. If you have been diagnosed with this condition and are tired of living in pain, consider visiting The Spine Center at Precision Pain Care near Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

Degenerative disc disease is characterized by the degeneration of the spine’s cushioning discs. It affects most individuals over 50 to some extent, although symptoms can vary greatly depending on the severity of the degeneration and whether or not it has caused spinal nerve compression. Age-related wear and tear is most often to blame for this condition, although obesity, spinal trauma, and participation in high-impact activities can accelerate the degenerative process.

Precision Pain Care, located near Murfreesboro, TN, is an interventional pain medicine practice that offers the latest advances in regenerative medicines and minimally invasive spine procedures. Patients with degenerative spinal conditions benefit from the expertise of Dr. Graf Hilgenhurst, the founder of our practice and a board-certified anesthesiologist and pain medicine specialist who has achieved the highest level of qualifications in this specialty. Dr. Hilgenhurst employs a variety of innovative treatments to help patients overcome chronic back pain, including:

  • Minimally invasive nerve block procedures
  • Radiofrequency neurotomy
  • Epidural and transforaminal steroid injections
  • Facet joint injections
  • And more

Contact Precision Pain Care to schedule an appointment with Dr. Hilgenhurst, who will be happy to evaluate your condition and suggest possible treatment options for your specific degenerative disc disease symptoms. Precision Pain Care is proud to serve adults from Murfreesboro, TN, and accepts most major health insurance plans.