Sciatica

Should You Get a Cortisone Shot for Low Back Pain?

Should you get a cortisone shot for low back pain? Many patients come to our alternative medicine clinic in Lakewood, Colorado dire straits when it comes to low back pain from a herniated, bulging or degenerated disc. Oftentimes the standard course of action is (in sequential order) : anti-inflammatories, physical therapy, cortico-steroid injections and then surgery. That sequence of events or rec... Read More »

Common Sciatica Causes

Common Sciatica Causes

Sciatica causes develop when one or more of the nerve roots located in the lower back get compressed. Its symptoms involve mild to intense pain in the lower back or the legs. Sciatica causes may differ from one person to another. Read More »

Lumbar Spinal Decompression

Lumbar Spinal Decompression

Lumbar spinal decompression may be considered as a treatment alternative for spinal stenosis, lumbar disc injuries, degenerative disc illness, herniated discs disc and nerve root impingement. Read More »

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Lower Back Pain

The point is to maintain a level of fitness that is synonymous with your lifestyle so that YOUR spine can support itself and do what you ask of it so lower back pain doesn't become chronic. Read More »

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Low Back Pain

Practitioners who treat low back pain have to consider the various causes of lower back pain.¬† The list of common causes of spinal pain include, a bulging or herniated disc, degenerative disc disease, spinal nerve impingement, kidney stones, central canal stenosis (spinal stenosis), and strained or sprained muscles and ligaments. Spinal specialists such as chiropractic doctors are trained to ident... Read More »

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DRX9000 Spinal Decompression

DRX9000 spinal decompression treatment for sciatica, back pain and herniated and bulging discs is quite simply a pain relieving, alternative treatment for patients who experience chronic back and leg pain or chronic neck and arm pain. The DRX9000 (which treats the lumbar spine for lower back conditions) and the DRX9000C (which treats the cervical spine for neck and arm pain) are forms of treatment... Read More »

Herniated Disc Treatment with Non-Surgical Spinal Decompression

For the past several years herniated disc treatment with non-surgical spinal decompression has been my treatment of choice for bulging and herniated discs. Since the introduction of non-surgical spinal decompression to our clinic, we’ve helped hundreds of patients from Lakewood, Littleton and the entire Denver, Colorado metro area. And as safe and effective¬† that non-surgical spinal decompre... Read More »