Pflugerville Conservative Care Gives Back Pain Reliefand MRI Images Show it

Back surgery. Non-surgical care. What’s the best solution for back pain and leg pain?

Now, that is an age-old question for both doctors and back pain and leg pain sufferers. Pflugerville Wellness Center ponders it from time to time and often concludes that Pflugerville back pain and leg pain sufferers find relief with Pflugerville chiropractic care. Pflugerville Wellness Center recognizes the symptoms to look for that would send a patient to back surgery. Beyond those, Pflugerville Wellness Center is experienced in the conservative care of back pain and leg pain to get the Pflugerville back pain patient’s desired pain relief.
Relief Possible Without Back Surgery 

Medicine notes that back pain relief is viable non—surgicall! Pflugerville Wellness Center is excited to see this latest back pain treatment study. A group of medical doctors followed patients with lumbar disc herniations (most at L4-5 and L5-S1). These patients were 38 years old on average, just the age that spinal research reports as average for back pain sufferers to have a bad case of back pain that’s been building for years. These patients hurt with low back pain and sciatica that went into one or both legs. Several patients had previously attempted relief with physiotherapy and other medical treatment without relief before this intervention. (1) That sounds quite familiar for Pflugerville back pain patients seeking care at Pflugerville Wellness Center! We find that so many of the Pflugerville back pain patients seeking care at this chiropractic office have tried many other means to get rid of their back pain. They just want relief now.  Pflugerville Wellness Center is ready to produce it.

Give Some Time to Treatment and Relief 

These researchers found that conservative medical care (like bed rest and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, muscle relaxants, gels) granted enough time improved these back pain patients’ pain. They did not have to have back surgery. Their MRI studies even demonstrate improvement as they improved symptomatically and experienced relief of their back pain and sciatic leg pain. (1) Note that the size of the disc herniation on MRI does not influence clinical outcome. Pflugerville Wellness Center says this all the time! Pflugerville Wellness Center has written many posts about this very topic: the size of the disc herniation does not matter! Neither early back surgery nor conservative care for back pain relief showed any significant difference in outcomes. (2)  The average time for patients to recover from their back pain symptoms due to lumbar disc herniation was 13.6 months (give or take 5.4 months). (1) Lucky for our Pflugerville back pain patients, Pflugerville Wellness Center pursues at least 50% relief of pain in the first 30 days and finds that 91% of our patients get relief in 3 months. (3) The authors advise their colleagues that such relief is possible and should be taken into account when deciding a potential back surgery if there are no indications for immediate surgery necessity. (1) Yes! Pflugerville Wellness Center helps Pflugerville back pain and leg pain patients when they want non-surgical care for their pain. Pflugerville Wellness Center offers evidence-based chiropractic care for back pain relief with Cox Technic.

Schedule your Pflugerville chiropractic visit today. You’ll discover the answer to your question - back surgery or conservative care – and the back pain relief that results.

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