Please see the index below for a list of all our articles on Degenerative Disc Disease.

If you are new to the subject, we recommend starting with: What Is Degenerative Disc Disease?

Patients can elect to under go spinal fusion or artificial disc replacement, which are common surgical procedures used to treat degenerative disc disease that is unresponsive to nonsurgical methods.

Don't let the term "degenerative" confuse you—degenerative disc disease does not necessarily get worse with age, but it can lead to intense pain.

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