Sciatica is the name given to a particular kind of ache that mainly occurs by the irritation of sciatic nerve. It is a type of neuralgia, a condition in which damage or pressure on the nerve cause numbness, tingling, cramping, shooting pain and other sensations in the leg area. The pain radiates from the lower back down to the buttock, ankle, calf, thighs and knee. This bulging disc can hinder the movement of spinal nerves and result immense pain by protruding into the spinal cord and pressing against its nerves. In most of the cases, sciatica is caused by lumbar herniated disc, lumbar spinal stenosis, degenerative disc diseases, etc.
Sciatic pain may range from infrequent and frustrating to constant and throbbing. Thus, it is recommended to get it treated before any tissue gets damaged and condition gets any worse. If you are too are facing the tormenting symptoms of sciatica then visit us at Integrated Spine & Pain Center in Queens, NYC. Our team of experienced specialists first diagnose the root cause of the painful condition through latest means such as X-ray, CT scan, MRI scan, study medical history, and follow safe therapies for the treatment, accordingly. We heal patients holistically and striving our level best to help them lead a complete pain-free healthy life with our actionable lifestyle advices.
Treatments We Use for Treating Sciatica:
Epidural Steroid Injections: In this treatment, our physicians inject the medicine into the epidural space to provide immense relief from the inflammation of the nerves. It is quite beneficial in lessening numbness, tingling, knee pain, back pain and other painful conditions.
Physical Therapy: In this therapy, physical methods are used to treat pain such as exercise, massage, joint range of motion, etc to provide long-lasting relief in pain. Painful conditions in the joints, back and spine are often treated using physical therapy. Our professional therapists teach physical exercises that work effectively in alleviating sciatic pain in less time. The best aspect of this therapy is that it doesn’t include usage of any drugs or surgeries.
Chiropractic Care: Our experienced professionals use chiropractic care to bring the spine in proper alignment that keeps the nervous and immune system healthy. Also, chiropractic care ensures the overall well-being of the body.
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