Low Back Pain
Both Back pain and low back pain are a very common complaint that we see at the the clinic. And one which we have a lot of success treating.
If your injury was by way of bending over while picking up something or from a sporting activity, you may have injured any number of different tissues such as cartilage, ligament, disc. You may also have involved the sciatic nerve which may give you symptoms which go down your leg. It may also have involved the sacroiliac joint which can give referral to the front and to one side close to the groin
It is important to get the injury assessed by your Osteopath as soon as possible so as to prevent further damage.
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SYMPTOMS CAN INCLUDE SCIATICA
Or what we call referred pain; this is where it may travel through a nerve to a different location from the sight of injury such as seen in some cases of Sciatica.
Some patients may have a simple spasm. This might have come on due to sedentary work practices, postural problems or sudden movements that trigger the surrounding muscular structures to protect the site of injury by going into spasm. It sometimes is a combination of all of those reasons. The net effect is, pain on different movements, with or without a reduction of overall range of movement.
So how can we help
What do we do in the Osteopathic Life Clinic is to lessen your pain and discomfort and help you move forward. We are a full service provider and will work with you in getting back to full health.