If you need a more accessible version of this website, click this button on the right.Switch to Accessible Site

Oak Park Chiropractor | Oak Park chiropractic care | MI | Spinal Degeneration

Chiropractic Works P.C.

Dr. Duncan Mukeku BSc., D.C., D.A.A.M.L.P.

2015-2016 Voted 1 on the Top Chiropractors in Michigan by Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare

2015 Voted One of the best Chiropractors in America

2015 Nominated as a Special Reservist of Detroit Police Deparment

21790 Coolidge Hwy
Oak Park, MI 48237
P: (248) 398-1650

 newlocation.gif
Business Hours
Monday:9am-1pm & 3pm-7pm
Tuesday:9am-1pm & 3pm-7pm
Wednesday:9am-1pm & 3pm-7pm
Thursday:CLOSED
Friday:9am-1pm & 3pm-7pm
Saturday:10am-1pm
Sunday:CLOSED
Spinal Degeneration
 

Degeneration Phase 1
The first stage of spinal degeneration is when there is a minor loss of normal spine balance and spinal curvature. The surrounding features of the spine such as nerves, discs and joints begin to age quicker and are continually more stressed. This stage of the degeneration process rarely is accompanied with any major pain. At this point, there is a good chance that with the proper care, you can return to normal.

Degeneration Phase 2
In the second stage of spinal degeneration, there is a often narrowing of the discs and potentially deformation in the bones. Your posture is often beginning to degenerate as well at this point. As the spinal canal, or opening begins to narrow, there are often significant aches and pains associated. Fatigue and stress are more common at this stage. There is a good chance of improvement at this stage with the proper care.

Degeneration Phase 3
In the third stage of spinal degeneration, there is significant physical and mental involvement due to the level of issues here. There is most likely nerve damage as well as deformation of the bones and discs. There would a significant loss of energy and height at this point. Some reversal is possible.

Degeneration Phase 4
In the fourth stage of spinal degeneration, most damage is permanent including scar tissue, nerve damage and deformation. At this point, the condition is irreversible. Management of pain and discomfort is the best option here.

 
 
Oak Park Chiropractor | Spinal Degeneration. Dr. Mukeku is a Oak Park Chiropractor.