Chiropractic Lower Back Pain

Chiropractic Lower Back Pain

Chiropractic
Chronic low back pain is defined as pain lasting greater than 3 months. As opposed to acute lower back pain chronic pain is truly the result of a far more significant initial trouble for the spine and it is associated tissues or longstanding degenerative changes (deterioration).

Work or leisure related activities may also perpetuate the problem. Chronic low back pain is a type of presenting complaint at chiropractic clinics and chiropractic management may be scientifically shown to be both safe and effective.

Chiropractic Treatment

Chiropractic
After having a thorough interview and examination the chiropractor determines if maple grove chiropractic is suitable for your condition. If deemed necessary, x-rays, scans or blood work can rapidly be arranged at our clinic.

Cure plan will be agreed upon and patients �understanding� is emphasised. Most chronic low back pain syndromes are mechanical in nature and so are effectively treated with chiropractors. Improvement needs to be noted within 2-4 sessions. If adequate progress is not being made you'll be known among the medical Consultants at our clinic for more investigations.

Chiropractors consists spinal manipulation, soft tissue treatment and advice regarding �over the counter� medication, ice / heat and other factors which are of relevance towards the individual patient.
Most chronic low back pain patients have an underlying muscular weakness which will necessitate a strengthening programme in order to restore maximal spinal health. Exercises are carried out under supervision at our clinic gym. Advice regarding work, leisure, and sport related activities will obviously be reviewed.