The causes of herniated disc

Physiotherapy in Berlin for herniated disc

A herniated disc is the result of a one-sided or unilateral strain, genetic weakness and/or insufficiently trained paravertebral and/or abdominal muscles.

A herniated disc can also be triggered during pregnancy. Our upright posture unfortunately also favours the development of a herniated disc.

The source of the pain is not always where pain is felt nor is the pain always felt at the source of the problem. Numerous factors need to be considered to make a precise diagnosis:

See my website for what exactly is a herniated disc and the typical symptoms of a herniated disc.