Dr. de Castro
Facts About Low Back Pain
With all the research out there about low back pain, it's amazing how much education is lacking in the general population!
There are some things we know, that can surprise patients!
Too much rest slows down recovery
Medication isn't super helpful
More activity can improve recovery
Imaging isn't always helpful for diagnosis
When patients don't have good, credible knowledge it can lead to inappropriate therapy and treatment, which leads to frustration and a poor prognosis.
Chiropractors are experts in spinal conditions, and low back pain is NOT something you need to live with. Proper diagnosis can lessen intensity of pain, and also make pain episodes happen less often. Integrating safe movement is also key to living a healthy, functional life!
Come in for an appointment today!