Lower Back Pain Chiropractic Treatment in West Bloomfield, MI
Lower back pain is a common ailment that affects a majority of the population at least once in their lifetime. Without seeking lower back pain chiropractic treatment, your condition will worsen and possibly become chronic.
The Lower Back
The spine is divided into four sections the cervical spine, thoracic spine, lumbar spine, and sacral region. Often when a patient complains of lower back pain, it is located in the lumbar spine and sacral region.
Lower Back Pain
The level of pain associated with lower back pain can range greatly. In most cases, the pain starts out as a dull ache and gradually worsens. This can make simple everyday tasks like walking, rolling over, or bending over extremely uncomfortable.
Lower back pain can also be the result of an accident or from lifting an overly heavy object with improper form.
Causes of Lower Back Pain
The lower back is comprised of a complex network of nerves, muscles, bones, discs, and tendons. Therefore, the origin of lower back pain can be caused by a myriad of injuries.
Poor posture is very common in today’s society with an increase in sedentary lifestyles and computer-based work.
Sedentary lifestyles often result in weight gain, muscle weakness, and tightness of muscles. All conditions that lead to lower back pain.
Additional causes of lower back pain include different forms of arthritis, spondylitis, slipped discs, stress fractures, and sometimes cancer.
Treatment of lower back pain depends on the condition. In some cases, the pain subsides on its own after a period of rest, but the majority of the time pain becomes persistent, and lower back pain chiropractic treatment is necessary.
Our specialists at Michigan Chiropractic services will provide you with spinal adjustments, massage, electronic stimulation, ultrasound, and stretching and strengthening programs to alleviate your pain.
Commonly lower back pain is the result of a misalignment elsewhere in the body. Your chiropractor will identify and provide proper treatment to those areas.
Let Drs. Adam and Amanda Apfelblat help bring you better health and a better way of life through chiropractic wellness care by calling and making an appointment today.