Chiropractic Tallahassee: Sciatic Nerve Treatments as Discussed by A Chiropractor

posted by Dr. Eric Pragle, LMT, DC

Are you suffering from back, leg or hip pain? If so, you these are not the only one, with an estimated 60% of adults suffering from back or hip pain each year.  Sciatica can manifest in many forms from difficulty walking/standing/bending, to sharp pains down the legs, to leg numbness or tingling or dull ache and spasms in the back.  

Sciatica- Hip Pain Symptoms Include:

  • constant hip ache
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • difficulty bending, walking or standing
  • numbness tingling in hips, legs or feet
  • shooting nerve pain into hip or down leg
  • muscle spasms
  • burning sensations in the hip, leg or feet

Pragle Chiropractic And Massage Therapy offers the AO Treatment, Back Treatment and medical massage therapy for hip pain or sciatica.  

Deep Tissue Massage Therapy can release trigger points or muscle adhesions in the hip and back muscles.  Massage Therapy also increases blood flow and range of motion in the hip and back.  Massage Therapy is also an effective treatment for Piriformis Syndrome is a trigger point or muscle adhesion in the piriformis muscle in the hip which impinges the sciatic nerve.

For more information about Pragle Chiropractic And Massage Therapy please visit or call 850508 5951.