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Is My Low Back Pain Called Sciatica?

Is my low back pain called sciatica?

 Pain that radiates from your low back  your buttock and down the back of your leg is called sciatica. Sciatica may be accompanied by numbness, tingling and muscle weakness in the affected leg. This pain can vary widely, from a mild ache to a sharp, burning sensation or excruciating discomfort. Sometimes it may feel like a jolt or electric shock.  Sciatic pain often starts gradually and intensifies over time. It’s likely to be worse when you sit, cough or sneeze. 


How to treat Low Back Pain?

Dr. Ressler has a table in his office that is designed to remove the pressure of the nerve. The vast majority of the time, sciatic pain can be relieved through a combination of stretches, deep tissue massage of the piriformis muscle and chiropractic care. 


Is There a Chiropractor Near Me That Is Open Who Can Help With Lower Back Pain?

If you are suffering from lower back pain or sciatic, you need look no further than Oviedo Injury & Wellness Center. We are here to help you get relief from your low back pain. We have flexible hours and same day appointments available! Contact us at (407) 977-5005 now to schedule an appointment!