Chiropractic for Back pain
Among people seeking back pain relief with Manual therapy like Physiotherapy, Osteopathy & Chiropractic, lots many choose chiropractic treatment. About 22 million Americans visit chiropractors annually. Of these, 35%, are seeking relief from back pain from various causes, including accidents, sports injuries, and muscle strains. Other complaints include pain in the neck, arms, and legs, and headaches.
What Is Chiropractic?
Chiropractors use hands-on spinal manipulation (lumbar,Cervical,SI & thoracic) and other alternative treatments, the theory being that proper alignment of the body's musculoskeletal structure, particularly the spine, will enable the body to heal itself without surgery or medication. Manipulation is used to restore mobility to joints restricted by tissue injury caused by a traumatic event, such as falling, or repetitive stress, such as sitting without proper back support.
What Does Chiropractic for Back Pain Involve?
A chiropractic for back pain first takes a medical history, performs a physical examination, and may use lab tests or diagnostic imaging to determine if treatment is appropriate for your back pain.
The treatment plan may involve one or more manual adjustments in which the doctor manipulates the joints, using a controlled, sudden force to improve range and quality of motion. Many chiropractors also incorporate nutritional counseling and exercise/rehabilitation into the treatment plan. The goals of chiropractic care include the restoration of function and prevention of injury in addition to back pain relief.