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How to Choose a Spinal Decompression Doctor
Choose a clinic that offers a comprehensive consultation which should include: a complete history, orthopedic and neurological examination along with a review of any previous diagnostic studies such as X-Rays and MRI's.
These should be current… at leaset within the last 2 years for most cases. X-rays and/or MRI's (Cat Scans in cases where MRI's are not possible) are mandatory when considering a patient as a decompression candidate. The best way to make a definitive diagnosis of a disc injury is via MRI. MRI's show us the disc, bone, ligaments, nerves, joint disease, muscle integrity, change and more.