New Solutions to Chronic Low Back Pain in Puyallup
When a patient has been dealing with low back pain for more than three months or longer they are stuck with the dilemma of either stopping life completely and staying home or taking painkillers just to get through the day. It does not need to be like this, doing nothing and drugs should not be your only options.
Common causes of low back pain:
- Disc herniations: this is a phenomenon where the jelly like substance between your spinal bones gets compressed and pushes on the nerve roots.
- Strain/sprain: damage to the ligaments and muscles in your back
- Sacroiliac joint pain: joint pressure or restrictions in the sacrum and ileum connection
- Joint subluxation: fixated spinal segments that because local pain and nerve pain.
Natural solutions to chronic low back pain:
Chiropractic therapy is the discipline and utilizes light forces to fixator joints to increase joint motion and decrease pressure off the nerve roots. Studies have demonstrated over many years that Chiropractic is a very safe modality and very effective at decreasing low back pain.
Massage is a discipline that helps decrease muscle spasms add tight muscle fibers that may impact joints. Combine with Chiropractic, massage is a very effective tool for low back pain sufferers
Decompression therapy utilizes vacuum distraction forces that helps take the pressure off spinal discs to decrease nerve pain that’s causes low back pain. By creating negative pressure inside the disc space, surrounding fluids are able to be absorbed into damaged tissues to increase circulation to damaged discs
Acupuncture is a modality has been thousands of years to help increase circulation to damage tissue such as discs, muscles, tendons and ligaments. Washington labor and industries has started covering Acupuncture because its safe and an effective treatment due to the documented success of acupuncture and low back pain patients
If you would like to set up a complementary consult to determine options for your chronic low back pain in Puyallup please call Active Chiropractic