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Back Pain Relief at Your Manhattan Chiropractor

Back pain is a pretty common phenomenon, with most people having experienced it at some point in their lifetimes. For some people, the back pain is a chronic problem. While most cases of back pain are minor, other cases can negatively impact a person's quality of life. Here are the most frequently asked questions about back pain and relief for it. For more than 20 years, Sorell-Iversen Chiropractic Clinic has been providing quality chiropractic care to residents in the Manhattan area.

Man suffering from back pain

Signs & Symptoms of Back Pain

Symptoms that are commonly associated with back pain often include numbness, weakness, tingling, soreness, aching, stiffness, and a restricted range of movement when doing basic tasks. Depending on the underlying condition, the symptoms may spread to arms, legs, shoulders, or neck. If you are having trouble getting out of bed or having difficulty performing daily activities due to back pain, our Manhattan chiropractors can help.

Common Causes of Back Pain

Back pain could be caused by several factors including disc degeneration disease, disc herniation’s, scoliosis, sciatica, injury, slipped vertebrae, muscle strain, stenosis, poor posture, fibromyalgia, nerve compression, or arthritis. When you schedule a consultation with our chiropractor, he will evaluate your pain points and diagnose you with a proper remedy for relief. To determine your diagnosis, Dr. Sorell or Dr. Iversen will examine your spine’s range of motion, check your ability to stand and walk, reflexes, and check your leg strength and sensations.

Back Pain Treatment in Manhattan

Back pain is often the symptom of a larger musculoskeletal problem. The chiropractic field produces specialized techniques that will treat specific musculoskeletal disorders. Some of the treatments we provide for back pain may include chiropractic adjustments, physical therapy, corrective exercise, and more. The method of treatment will usually depend on the type of condition you are experiencing and a combination of treatments may be prescribed.

Alleviating Back Pain

There are lifestyle choices you can make to reduce the risk of developing back pain. Practicing good posture can help, as well as performing regular back stretches and exercises. Taking medications may help alleviate the pain but only temporarily.  If your back pain persists for an extended period of time, it may be time to seek one of our chiropractors in Manhattan, KS.

Call Your Manhattan Back Pain Chiropractors Today

Seek a chiropractor Manhattan trusts. Our team of professionals is here to help and give you the back pain relief you deserve. To ask about for back pain relief or other general chiropractic services, please call our clinic today at (785) 776-7568. We are in network with most insurance, but we offer a discount program for the under-insured or non-insured.

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