Low Back Pain and Treatment At Cahill Back & Neck Care Center
Called lumbago, low back pain is a familiar ailment. Around 80 percent of adults will experience some form of low back pain in their lives. The pain can be mild to severe last a few weeks to months. When that happens, let our people at Cahill Neck and Back Center in Inver Grove Heights help you.
Reason for Your Lower Back Pain
There are numerous conditions and causes that can lead to lower back pain. Most cases are considered minor due to a pull or strain that will heal all on its own. In some cases, lower back pain can be caused by conditions such as disc degeneration due to aging or from the onset of an injury. Other conditions that can cause lower back pain are:
Radiculopathy — A condition where there are compression and inflammation of the spinal nerve root. This results in pain, tingling and numbness that can move to other areas.
Spinal Stenosis — It is where there is a narrowing of the spinal column, which puts pressure on the nerves and spinal cord. Radiculopathy is often a consequence of Spinal Stenosis.
Osteoporosis — A disease where there is a constant loss in bone density and strength which can cause cracks in the vertebrae causing pain.
Inflammatory Diseases of the Joints — Such examples are arthritis, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and spondylitis which is the inflammation of the whole vertebrae can be factoring leads to low back pain.
Contact Cahill Back & Neck Care Center in Inver Grove Heights, MN!
Low back pain can get to the point of being crippling. Chiropractic help can be beneficial. It is a non-evasive way to get relief, even help start the healing. There are many forms of treatment a chiropractor doctor can do after his initial exam. Most all include a form of spinal manipulation which is an applied force applied on certain key spots on the spine to help lessen the pain and pressure and align the spine. If you are in the Inver Grove Heights area seeking treatment come talk our Chiropractor today.