Spondylosis is the degeneration and pain of the spine that can occur as people get older. This can be present in:

  • joints
  • discs
  • bones

Regardless of what is causing the pain or where the degeneration is occurring, the possible contributors to a patient’s pain are:

  • Spinal Stenosis – an abnormal narrowing of the spinal canal
  • The patient may have pain from facet joint osteoarthritis
  • Degenerated disc becomes dehydrated and loses some of its function

Other part of spine that can be affected by Spondylosis:

  • Lumbar – low back
  • Lumbosacral – low back/sacrum
  • Cervical – neck
  • Thoracic – upper, mid-back


  • Paresthesias (abnormal sensations)
  • Pain
  • Stiffness
  • Limited range of motion


  • being overweight or obese
  • smoking
  • age
  • diabetes
  • gout
  • psoriasis
  • tuberculosis
  • repeat occupational trauma
  • no exercise


  • doctor will need to conduct a physical and neurological examination
  • physician will evaluate your pain level, along with other symptoms
  • X-ray
  • CT scan (computerized tomography)
  • MRI (magnetic resonance imaging)


  • Physical therapy
  • Massage and acupuncture
  • Surgery
  • Medication

No one can escape the reality of being aged but all can prevent this painful condition.

When to see a doctor?

If you are experiencing any of the above-mentioned, Almurshidi Medical Agency is here to provide you the best hospitals and doctors in Bangkok.

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