The lower back supports the weight of the upper body, providing support, movement, and protection of body tissue. Anytime we are standing, bending, extending or rotating the waist the lower back is providing support.
A problem in any part of your spine can cause back pain.
Any part of your lower back – muscles, bones, joints, tendons, ligaments, or nerves – can cause lower back problems. Lower back pain is very common.
For some people, back pain is simply an annoyance. For others, it can be both excruciating and disabling. Back pain can result from injury to a muscle or ligament, or from a more serious injury such as a vertebral fracture, ruptured disk, or arthritis.
Low Back Pain Symptoms
Back pain symptoms may include feelings of muscle ache, stabbing or shooting pain, stiff or limited flexibility in the back, inability to stand with proper posture and radiating the pain down one or both legs.
While lower back pain is extremely common, the symptoms and severity of lower back pain vary greatly. Finding the root cause of the pain is our main goal. Back pain can take on a wide variety of characteristics a simple lower back muscle strain might be excruciating enough to necessitate an emergency room visit, while a degenerating disc might cause only mild, intermittent discomfort.
Possible cause of low back pain include:
- Degenerative Disc Disease
- Herniated Disc
- Radiculopathy or Pinched Nerve
- Spinal Stenosis
- Spondylosis or Arthritis
- Vertebral Compression Fracture
Treatments For Low Back Pain
Identifying the symptoms, along with an accurate diagnosis of the root cause of the pain, is the first step in obtaining effective pain relief. Board Certified Specialists at the Integrated Spine & Pain Center can help identify the cause of your low back pain and offer effective non-surgical treatments.
At Integrated Spine & Pain Center at Queens, NYC. We have a team of experienced specialists who diagnose the root cause of the problem through latest techniques and employs safe, pain free & nonsurgical therapies, accordingly.
Our advanced and affordable therapies help our patients lead a pain-free healthy life. In addition, we use multidisciplinary approaches which help patients get back to their normal life without any pain.
Treatment Options Include: