Herniated disc – our treatment

Herniated disc treatment, whether in the cervical spine, thoracic spine or lumbar spine, belongs in the hands of experts to relieve you of permanent pain and prevent subsequent negative consequences. Our specialist centre in Hamburg is one of the leading facilities in Europe and Germany, certified as a centre of excellence, the medical quality of which you can rely on. If conservative measures such as physiotherapeutic exercises, injections (infiltrations), painkillers or special sport do not relieve you of your pain over the long term, intervertebral disc surgery is a sensible treatment. An operation is also indicated if there are already signs of significant paralysis or damage to the spinal cord (myelopathy). Our specialists in Hamburg are internationally renowned experts who will operate on your herniated disc extremely precisely and gently using minimally invasive and microsurgical surgical procedures and, if necessary, state-of-the-art spinal navigation. 

Conservative treatment methods

Surgical treatment methods for the cervical spine

Surgical treatment methods for the thoracic spine

Surgical treatment methods for the lumbar spine

Aftercare/rehabilitation

General information about Herniated disc

Herniated disc – when intervertebral discs slip: Information on symptoms, causes and diagnosis of this spinal disease.