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Back Pain Treatment with our Sarasota Chiropractor

Are you suffering from back pain? Well, suffer no more! Here at Sarasota Chiropractic, Physical Therapy & Massage we have helped people and know that we can help you as well. Do not merely suffer through back pain, conquer it! The friendly knowledgeable staff here will provide you with outstanding care with a helpful attitude. Back pain may be caused by one of several factors or a combination of multiple issues. We will help figure out what is causing your pain and develop a process for beating that pain.

Chiropractor adjusting patients back

Common Causes of Back Pain

A skilled chiropractor not only understands the common causes of back pain but also know a plethora of methods for returning function and relieving pain.

The most common causes of back pain include:

  • Joint dysfunction like sacroiliac dysfunction
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Herniated Discs
  • Degenerative disc disease (often a part of normal aging)
  • A curvature of the Spine (deformity)
  • Injury due to an accident such a vehicular accident or slip and fall
  • Several forms of spinal arthritis including osteoarthritis

How a Chiropractor Can Help

A chiropractor focuses on issues with the musculoskeletal system and CNS (central nervous system). The proven techniques they use are non-invasive – unlike surgery – and do not utilize habit-forming pain medications. In order to assess what back-pain treatment regimen will work best for your specific needs, the chiropractor will perform a number of steps, such as:

  • Taking an oral medical, familial, and social history
  • Physical examination of the back
  • Neurological examination for responsiveness and other nerve functions
  • Diagnostic imaging as needed to get a clearer look at the structures of the back

Back Pain Treatment options

The treatment plan that your doctor comes up with will likely utilize a number of proven techniques. These should relieve back pain, prevent further injury, and/or restore function. These benefits are achieved through the release of built-up pressure on the CNS via the nerve roots located within the spine.

To reach this end, the doctor will use one or more proven techniques like:

  • Mobilization which involves the movement, manipulation, and stretching of the muscles and joints to relieve pain caused by tension and compression
  • Low force manual spinal manipulation
  • Massage therapy
  • Corrective stretching exercises
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Release methods such as the Graston Technique & Active Release Technique

Contact Our Sarasota Chiropractic, Physical Therapy & Massage in Sarasota, FL

Do you have questions or want to schedule an appointment? Great! Simply give the friendly knowledgeable staff at Back to Health Wellness Center a call at (941) 348-6632 or stop by our offices in Sarasota today. You can also schedule an appointment online for your convenience. Let us help you achieve a quality of life beyond what you thought possible.