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How Do Doctors Diagnose and Treat Spondylosis?

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lumbar spondylosisSpondylosis is osteoarthritis of the spine and is sometimes called degenerative arthritis. The symptoms may vary from mild and episodic to aggressive and painfully chronic.

Although spondylosis can be quite painful, most patients find non-surgical treatment to be effective at reducing and managing symptoms. Fortunately, most people with spinal osteoarthritis do not need surgery.

Learn about spondylosis—its symptoms, the diagnostic process, treatment options as well as tips to help you manage the disease while staying active.