Symptoms You May Experience With Lower Back Pain

According to the American Chiropractic Association, 31 million Americans experience low back pain at any moment in time. The back is an incredibly complicated structure of bones, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. Injuring any one of these pieces can cause pain in the lower back. Here are a few facts about back pain:

According to the Global Burden of Disease 2010, low back pain is the single leading cause of disability across the globe

  • Back pain is a top reason for missed work each year
  • Back pain is the second most common reason for visits to the doctor
  • 50 percent of working Americans experience back pain every year
  • Nearly 80 percent of the population will experience back pain in their lifetime
  • Americans spend at least $50 BILLION each year on back pain

The Mayo Clinic states that symptoms of lower back pain include:

  • Muscle ache
  • Pain that radiates down the leg
  • Shooting or stabbing pain
  • Limited range of motion and flexibility of the back

If you are experiencing lower back pain, please contact Healing Hands Chiropractic today! Dr. Dee can help identify the source of your pain and having you feeling better, faster.

According to the American Chiropractic Association, 31 million Americans experience low back pain at any moment in time. The back is an incredibly complicated structure of bones, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. Injuring any one of these pieces can cause pain in the lower back. Here are a few facts about back pain:

According to the Global Burden of Disease 2010, low back pain is the single leading cause of disability across the globe

  • Back pain is a top reason for missed work each year
  • Back pain is the second most common reason for visits to the doctor
  • 50 percent of working Americans experience back pain every year
  • Nearly 80 percent of the population will experience back pain in their lifetime
  • Americans spend at least $50 BILLION each year on back pain

The Mayo Clinic states that symptoms of lower back pain include:

  • Muscle ache
  • Pain that radiates down the leg
  • Shooting or stabbing pain
  • Limited range of motion and flexibility of the back

If you are experiencing lower back pain, please contact Healing Hands Chiropractic today! Dr. Dee can help identify the source of your pain and having you feeling better, faster.

How Can Chiropractic Treatment Help Low Back Pain?

Chiropractic care is a safe, natural, and effective way to treat lower back pain. Dr. Dee at Healing Hands Chiropractic will assess the position of your spine and other joints in order to determine if any subluxations or misalignments are present. These subluxations are often the source of lower back pain!

Dr. Dee may do a series of tests or x-rays to determine the best course of treatment for your lower back pain. This allows her to see if any subluxations are present, and the allows her to determine the best therapies to use to treat your pain.

Next, Dr. Dee and the patient will discuss the best treatment options available. Through spinal manipulation, chiropractic care will restore alignment to your spine, improve mobility in the neck and spine, reduce irritation on the spinal nerve, and alleviate your lower back pain. In addition to chiropractic, Dr. Dee may suggest therapeutic exercises to help treat your lower back pain. All of these tactics focus on treating your lower back pain and its source, so that it can be fixed once and for all.

The Agency for Health Care Research and Quality recommends taking a conservative approach to lower back pain treatment, and chiropractic care is just that. Healing Hands Chiropractic believes in the body’s ability to heal itself when the spine is properly aligned and the nervous system is functioning as it should. Chiropractic is widely accepted and recognized as one of the safest, natural, and non-invasive treatment options for nerve, muscle, and joint pain.

Do not accept lower back pain as part of your life. Contact contact Healing Hands Chiropractic today to discuss treatment options today!

What are the Benefits of Chiropractic?

Traditional treatment methods of lower back pain include over the counter medications, prescription medications, steroid injections, and even surgery. Unfortunately, these types of treatments are expensive, accompanied with nasty side effects, and do not treat lower back pain at its source. These treatments will temporarily alleviate lower back pain, but because they do not treat the root of the issue, the pain will return time and time again.

Chiropractic treatment of lower back pain treats back pain at its source. Dr. Dee will identify any subluxations that are present in the spine and contributing to your discomfort. When subluxations are present in the spine, the nervous system is unable to function as it should. This leads to an array of health issues such as lower back pain, headaches, poor posture, sleep disorders, and more. By realigning the spine, chiropractic care restores function to the nervous system, allowing it to function as it should. When the nervous system functions as it should, the body can heal itself, as it is naturally designed to do.

A properly functioning nervous system has benefits that extend far beyond back pain relief. Benefits of chiropractic care include:

  • Improved nerve communication in the body
  • Better physical function and performance
  • Faster recovery from exercise or injuries
  • Relief from many types of pain
  • Improved concentration and focus
  • Stress relief
  • Improved immune system
  • Better sleep

Chiropractic care helps treat lower back pain by:

  • Providing a doctor that specializes in identifying the source of back pain
  • Correcting nerve interference in the spine
  • Utilizing chiropractic adjustments to correct subluxations in the spine
  • Offering patients natural, drug-free ways to treat their pain

Healing Hands Chiropractic Can Help

Dr. Dee, doctor of chiropractic at Healing Hands Chiropractic, is an expert in the chiropractic industry. Her knowledge and love of the field keeps her at the top of Murfreesboro’s favorite chiropractors. Each patient that visits Healing Hand Chiropractic is treated like family, and given the best chiropractic care available.

The high level of care offered at Healing Hands Chiropractic makes it a clear choice for all of your chiropractic needs. Dr. Dee’s many years of experience, thorough treatment, and kind heart make it easy for her to treat her patient’s lower back pain at its source. With such quality chiropractic care, there is no need to treat lower back pain with over the counter medications, prescription medications, or even surgery.

Dr. Dee can help you find a safe, natural, and effective way to eliminate lower back pain from your life. Do not accept back pain as part of your day to day life. You deserve a life that is pain free and active. Call Healing Hands Chiropractic today to schedule your consultation and appointment. Our staff would be honored to help you eliminate lower back pain from your life, and get you on the road to living your best life possible!

We look forward to hearing from you and helping you in your wellness journey!

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