As we age, the spine changes and these changes can lead to a condition known as lumbar spinal stenosis. Lumbar spinal stenosis is often caused by degenerative conditions such as osteoarthritis and spondylolisthesis. Symptoms can include leg pain, back pain, neck pain. If you live in the Dallas, Arlington, and Fort Worth, Texas area and feel like you may suffer from this condition, contact OPTIMAL Pain & Regenerative Medicine® to see if Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression (MILD) is a viable treatment option for you.
What is Lumbar Spinal Stenosis?
Lumbar spinal stenosis is classified as the narrowing of the spinal canal, which is occupied by the spinal nerves or the spinal cord. Many patients experience radiating pain, neck pain, back pain, leg pain, weakness, and numbness because of the compression of the spinal canal.