There are Many Ways to Treat Chronic Back Pain

spine healthDid you know that chronic back pain affects approximately 80 percent of American adults? If you fall into this category, it’s imperative to learn more about the many ways to treat your pain and discomfort.

There may come a point when minimally invasive spine surgery is the best way to eliminate your problem, but you don’t have to go down this path right away. Instead, there are less invasive options to consider, including the following:

·      Chiropractic care: Regular spinal adjustments may be just what you need to reduce or eliminate your pain. Find an experienced chiropractor who has knowledge of your injury and form of pain.

·      Physical therapy: Through the use of physical techniques and a variety of machines, you can work with a physical therapist to improve range of motion, strengthen your back muscles, and reduce pain. Many people assume that physical therapy is only helpful after surgery, but it can actually work in your favor when addressing an injury.

·      Acupuncture: With this, you’re seeking to improve the flow of energy through your body. Thin needles are placed into pressure points located in your back. By activating these points, blood flow is improved with the idea of reducing pain and discomfort.

If you’re suffering from chronic back pain and searching for the best solution, don’t hesitate to contact us. After an initial consultation and examination, we can work with you to implement a plan that gives you the best chance of making a fast and full recovery.