Chronic Back Pain
Are you suffering with chronic back pain?
Does your back hurt?
Is it stiff and achy in the morning?
Maybe you have the “catch” as you get up and move around.
Are you experiencing numbness or a burning sensation in your back?
Life is too short to live with back pain!
The Biggest Back Pain Mistake:
Hoping It Will Go Away!
If your back pain has not gone away within a couple days or it keeps reoccurring, chance are there it probably won’t go away on its own! The British Medical Journal published a study in 1998 stating that of those who suffer back pain and do nothing, 12 months later, 75% will have pain or disability!
As we go through our normal routines, our activities place considerable mechanical stress on our vertebra (spinal bones) and disc. The prolonged sitting increases disc pressure, the twisting and lifting strains the muscles and ligaments that support the bones and can result in structural problem of our spine it’s joints and nerves.
It is estimated that 90% of Americans will suffer from some type of back pain in their lives. Each year, millions experience potentially disabling back injuries. Unfortunately, for many, the can end up suffering for the rest of their lives due to missed diagnosis or incorrect care.
The good news is that chiropractic care has been shown to be one of the most effective forms of treatment for back pain. Another plus is the since it is drugless and non-surgical, there are no side affects to deal with or chances of permanent residuals.
At our office, we offer a quality, evaluation to the root of your problem. We perform an in depth history, examination and testing to determine a diagnosis. Afterwards, we provide you with treatment options.
If you are frustrated with your chronic back pain, why not get the help you need? Give us a call (314) 731-4383, or CLICK HERE to call now! The good news is we most likely can help!
Dr. Martin Schmaltz is a 1984 Graduate of Life Chiropractic College and has been helping people find relief from back pain for years. He has extensive training in diagnosis and treatment of various back related issues.