"I have only wonderful experiences with the staff at HSS and will be recommending them and coming to them with any future orthopedic needs. Thank you all for having my back! "
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The spine is made of bones (vertebrae) and shock absorbing discs that surround and protect the spinal cord. When a disc wears down or is injured, it can push against a nerve, causing pain. Read the stories of patients who had a herniated (or “slipped”) disc, but received the appropriate treatment at HSS to get back in the game.