Pflugerville Chiropractic Care with Spinal Manipulation and Exercise Relieves Adolescent Back Pain

Seeing a child in pain upsets a parent. Pflugerville back pain in adolescents does happen. Pflugerville chiropractic care relieves Pflugerville back pain for many adults and kids. When it comes to Pflugerville chiropractic care of adolescent back pain, Pflugerville Wellness Center may well incorporate spinal manipulation along with exercise which return the adolescent back to living the life of a kid!


Back pain in adolescents is real. It’s even written that disc degeneration starts in the teens. (1) It is quite disconcerting to all involved: the patient, parent(s) and physician. Most back pain for adolescents is typically muscle strain- or poor mechanics-related as the spine is skeletally immature yet. The forces encountered while playing sports may predispose a young person for injury. Fortunately, conservative, non-operative care successfully returns the pediatric back pain sufferer to activity without the pain. (2) That is where spinal manipulation in the hands of the Pflugerville chiropractor and Pflugerville chiropractic care plays a role at Pflugerville Wellness Center.


In a paper about how to assist kids deal with their back pain, spinal manipulation with exercise outdoes exercise alone. Spinal manipulation plus exercise was more useful 12 months later as well. At 6 months patient outcomes showed the largest differences between spinal manipulation and exercise. Other advantages are no treatment-related side effects and bonuses in quality of life improvement and medication use, satisfaction and disability reduction. (3) Pflugerville Wellness Center offers these benefits to Pflugerville adolescent back pain sufferers. Pflugerville Wellness Center does everything possible to get our young back pain sufferers moving again!


Since degenerative disc disease is known to begin in youth, it is sensible to start feeding the discs of youth. Much attention is paid to teenage calcium supplementation for osteoporosis prevention in later years while adolescent supplementation for disc degeneration prevention and care is not generally discussed. Pflugerville Wellness Centermay well suggest a disc health supplement that has chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine sulfate since Pflugerville back pain has now made an appearance in the adolescent’s life. Pflugerville chiropractic care of spinal manipulation, nutrition and exercise is valuable!

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Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Mark Korchok on the Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson as he discusses his care of a young patient in her teens while she played sports.

Schedule a Pflugerville chiropractic appointment with Pflugerville Wellness Center today for your Pflugerville young person with Pflugerville back pain. Pflugerville Wellness Center offers conservative chiropractic care to relieve their pain.

Pflugerville Wellness Center uses Pflugerville chiropractic and exercise to relieve back pain in adolescents.


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