Treatment of lumbar disc herniation in a man in his 70s - whose symptoms did not improve with medication - using the DST Method (Discseel™)
Patient suddenly experienced severe pain from the lower back to the sides of the hips in March this year. Since then, patient has had severe pain in the entirety of his right leg as well. He is unable to walk for more than 500 meters.
Patient was diagnosed with spinal stenosis at another hospital and was underdoing conservative treatment. However, due to the lack of results he is looking into outpatient treatment at this hospital.
Diagnostic Imaging Results
Pain in right sciatic nerve region. Symptoms appeared suddenly in March this year.
Lumbar disc degeneration and lumbar disc herniation combined with spinal stenosis (LCS) detected at L4/5 L5/S disc levels.
Considered to be suitable for the DST (Discseel™) Treatment with an efficacy rate of about 73-80%.
Medical Condition(s): Lumbar Disc Herniation
DST (Discseel™) Treatment at 2 disc levels.
The staff were courteous and reassuring throughout the process of making an appointment to the reception at the hospital.
During the treatment, the doctor would walk me through the procedure as he was doing it, and I felt little to no pain.
The doctor is highly skilled and definitely possesses “God Hands”! Thank you!