Lower Back Pain Treatment In Manhattan
The area of signs and symptoms originating from the lumbar spine can present and radiate into the upper and lower back, buttock region, hip, knee, upper and lower leg, ankle and foot. It can also present symptoms into the stomach, groin and peroneal region (saddle region). Getting the right back pain treatment from Manhattan PT & Pain can make a world of difference in your level of pain and quality of life.
What Functions Are Affected By Lower Back Pain?
Lower back pain can affect functions such as sitting, walking, ascending and descending steps, lavatory function, coughing, sneezing, sleeping, bending and lifting. If you have any signs and symptoms in these areas, a proper assessment and diagnosis is needed to treat your condition.
Who Can Diagnose The Cause Of My Lower Back Pain?
Diagnosis is your doctor’s responsibility. Assessment and correct treatment of your back pain is your physical therapist’s responsibility. At Manhattan PT & Pain, many diagnoses and differential diagnoses are assessed and treatable, such as:
- Lumbar strains and sprains
- Myofascial pain syndrome
- Lumbar radiculopathy (sciatica)
- Lumbar disc herniation and prolapse
- Spondylitis (arthritis)
- Spondylosis (degenerative disc disease)
- Sacro-iliac arthritis (hip and pelvic pain)
- Lumbar instability
- Spinal canal stenosis (narrowing of the spine)
- Hypomobility lesions (facet joint syndrome/stiff back/Strains and sprains)
Ready To Get Relief From Back Pain Through Physical Therapy?
To schedule your first appointment call (212) 213-3480 or for more information contact us here. A personalized home exercise program to strengthen your lower back will be advised and instructed. Your doctor can provide you with a prescription for our specialized services. You have the right to see any physical therapist. A referral for ankle and foot pain Physical Therapy can be obtained from your doctor. Please advise your doctor of our services.