Lower back pain is a common concern for many people. It is estimated that 80% of adults experience low back pain at some point in their lifetimes. Lower back pain has contributed to an increased number of missed work days and job-related disabilities for both men and women equally. The lower back pain can range from a dull intensity, to a constant ache, and to a sudden, sharp sensation that leaves a person feeling week. The pain can be felt suddenly as a result of an accident or lifting something heavy, and it can also be due to age-related changes of the spine over time.
Back pain affects about eight out of ten people, and is considered one of the most common health complaints that many people will unfortunately experience at some point in their lives. Out of all back complaints made, lower back pain is the most common. For many people this pain is gone within a few weeks, but for others it can be lasting chronic pain for months or even years. Lower back pain can be challenging to diagnose, treat, and study. In the United States alone the costs of lower back pain, including lost wages and reduced productivity, is estimated to be $100 billion annually.
For people searching for lower back pain relief alternatives, many choose chiropractic treatment. There are about 22 million Americans that visit chiropractors annually. Of these, about 35% (or 7.7 million people) are seeking relief from back pain.
The question many people have about treatment is: what does chiropractic services for back pain entail? The chiropractor will first review your medical history and then do a physical examination along with x-rays to determine the appropriate treatment plan. The treatment plan will involve one or more manual adjustments during which the chiropractor will manipulate the joints by using a controlled, sudden force to help with quality and range of motion. Our chiropractors will counsel you on exercises as well as any other health-related information that can help you reduce your lower back pain naturally.
There are many benefits to chiropractic care, and it is considered an effective and safe treatment for lower back pain. Here at Ambiente Gallerie we have specialists who work with all types of back pains. We firmly believe in the body’s ability to heal itself with proper chiropractic treatment. If you have lower back pain and need treatment, please give us a call here at Ambiente Gallerie at # #612-424-6944.