How Do You Treat a Herniated Disc?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 7:47:17 PM ET
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The treatment of a herniated disc can entail both conservative and surgical methods, such as pain relievers, physical therapy and possible surgery. However, the first treatment options that a doctor may recommend are rest and the application of heat or ice packs to alleviate the symptoms of this condition. Some other options are exercise and physical therapy, states WebMD.