Low Back Pain Treatments in Tallahassee, Fl as Discussed by a Chiropractor

posted by Dr. Eric Pragle, DC, LMT

Are you suffering from low back pain? If so, you are not alone with an estimated 70% of adults experiencing back pain at one point in their life.  Back pain can manifest in many forms, including difficulty walking/standing/bending, sharp pains, numbness or tingling, dull ache or back spasms.  Back pain can affect all aspects of lives including home life, relationships, work life and recreational activities.  It is important to begin the healing process to avoid further suffering and return to regular activities as quick as possible. 

Some Causes of Back Pain

  • History of Sports injury
  • Recent Car accident
  • Slip and fall
  • Excessive Sitting without proper support
  • Improper Shoes or Foot Support
  • Scoliosis or spine curvature
  • Improper lifting techniques
  • Worn out bed

Low Back Pain Symptoms Include:

  • constant dull ache
  • difficulty bending, walking or standing
  • numbness tingling in hips, legs or feet
  • pain or discomfort when sitting in chair or a car
  • radiating pain down the leg
  • Sciatica
  • hip pain
  • piriformis syndrome
  • pain when coughing or sneezing
  • back muscle spasms

 

Pragle Chiropractic And Massage Therapy offers gentle treatments for back pain with the AO Treatment, Back Treatment and Massage Therapy

Medical Massage Therapy is also an effective treatment for back pain.  Massage Therapy can reduce muscle spasms in the back, release muscle trigger points or adhesion, improve blood flow to the back muscles, increase range of motion in the back and promote healing and relaxation.  Please visit www.praglechiro.com to learn more or to book an appointment.