Tag Archives: back pain

Spinal Decompression

by in Chiropractic Care, Conditions We Treat, Medical Care, Physical Therapy and Rehab, Wellness February 5, 2016

Bulging, herniated, or degenerative discs are fairly common conditions in today’s society. The damage to the disc then causes spinal compression (any excess pressure applied to the spinal cord) and often pinched nerves causing pain to radiate into the arm or leg (sciatica). It has long been thought that multiple factors contribute to these conditions […]

Treating Back Pain

by in Chiropractic Care October 1, 2015

Every day in our office we hear stories about someone who went through the medical system and were prescribed pain relievers to help with their joint pain, especially when it comes to back pain. However, the research has always shown that pain relievers are not an effective way to treat back pain because the medication […]

Degenerative Disc

by in Conditions We Treat July 2, 2015

Degeneration of the intervertebral disc, often called Degenerative Disc Disease (DDD), is a condition that can be painful and can greatly affect the quality of one’s life. While disc degeneration is a normal part of aging and, for most people is not a problem, for certain individuals, a degenerated disc can cause severe constant chronic […]

Sciatica

by in Chiropractic Care, Conditions We Treat May 14, 2015

Sciatica is a set of symptoms including pain that may be caused by general compression and/or irritation of one of the five spinal nerve roots that give rise to each sciatic nerve, or by compression or irritation of the left or right or both sciatic nerves. Signs and Symptoms: The pain is often felt in […]

Fibromyalgia

by in Chiropractic Care, Medical Care, Physical Therapy and Rehab, Wellness June 10, 2013

Fibromyalgia is a disorder classified by the presence of chronic widespread pain and a heightened and painful response to gentle touch. Other core features of the disorder include debilitating fatigue, sleep disturbance, and joint stiffness. In addition, persons affected by the disorder frequently experience a range of other symptoms that involve multiple body systems, including […]