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Don Dubuc – Thanksgiving Testimonial

This afternoon’s Thanksgiving testimonial features hunter, fisherman and outdoor journalist Don Dubuc, and his fight against degenerative disc disease and spondylolisthesis.

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Rick Mauldin – Thanksgiving Testimonial

This Thanksgiving Testimonial follows Coach Rick Mauldin, arguably one of the greatest Louisiana high school baseball coaches. Listen how Coach Mauldin overcame debilitating pain from spondylolisthesis, stenosis, and degenerative disc disease.

Garrett Wibel – Thanksgiving Testimonial

We love football in south Louisiana! And for many, Thanksgiving day isn’t complete without watching a game with the family. In today’s post, former LSU offensive lineman Garrett Wibel shares his journey of overcoming sciatic pain from a herniated disc. We are thankful for the many incredible patients, like Garrett, with whom we’ve worked over the years.

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Colleen Toye | Herinated Disc | Sciatica

Colleen Toye – Thanksgiving Testimonial

As the holidays approach, our thoughts turn toward gratitude: friends, family and good health. Here at DISC of Louisiana, we are thankful for the many incredible patients with whom we’ve worked over the years. So for the week of Thanksgiving, we’re highlighting a few of our favorite patient testimonials. In today’s post, Colleen Toye shares her journey to overcome sciatic pain from a herniated disc.

Vertebroplasty vs. Kyphoplasty

In the past, patients either had to live with compression fractures, or endure a painful, “open” spine surgery. Today, patients have the option of a vertebroplasty or kyphoplasty. But what’s the difference?

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