Back pain can occur for many different reasons, and it's one of the most common reasons that patients seek medical assistance today. It's often caused by:
No matter what caused your back pain, it's important that you recognize that the problem is serious and you seek help as soon as possible. Back pain often becomes a chronic condition if it's not treated early. Advanced Pain Management Center has the tools to help you avoid further injury and avoid pain now and in the future.
Thanks to advanced research and scientific advances, there is now a wide range of highly effective treatments for back pain. Some of the treatment options offered at Advanced Pain Management Center include:
Other treatment options are also available as needed. Some patients respond best to a combination of therapy types.
Sciatica results from irritation of the nerve roots connected to the sciatic nerve. Because the sciatic nerve is the biggest of the body's nerves, it has a major impact on back pain, leg pain, and even heel pain in many cases. This nerve starts around the base of the spine, in the lower back. It ends at the bottom of the foot, at the heel. Some of the symptoms of sciatica include:
Sciatica is generally caused by an underlying condition such as spinal stenosis, a herniated disc, a pinched nerve, or arthritis.
Sciatica is treated by first diagnosing what caused it. Once the underlying condition is found, treatment often involves options like NSAID medications, steroid injections, and physical therapy. Patients don't have to live with sciatica or any other type of back pain any longer.
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