Lumbar Radiculopathy Pain Relief
Lumbar radiculopathy is a term used to describe when a nerve root in the lumbar spine becomes compressed or irritated. Whether it’s an injury from work, playing sports, keeping fit or just getting older and not being in the shape we once were, CARESPACE in Kitchener Waterloo can help.
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Effective treatment for lumbar radiculopathy
There are many causes of lumbar radiculopathy
Common causes of lumbar radiculopathy include herniated discs, bone spurs, narrowing of the spinal column, spinal degeneration, and arthritis. In addition, traumatic injuries can also cause damage to the nerves leading to lumbar radiculopathy. Fortunately, chiropractic adjustments combined with massage therapy have shown to be quite helpful in managing this condition. Physiotherapy is another effective way to treat the pain and stiffness associated with lumbar radiculopathy by increasing strength and range of motion.
Get the best treatment to help your lumbar radiculopathy
We all know that health and wellness is important, but with so many competing priorities, it’s hard to stay on top of it. CARESPACE provides the best treatment options to help heal your lumbar radiculopathy quickly. CARESPACE uses a result-oriented, natural approach to rehabilitation and wellness with your choice of Chiropractic, Massage Therapy and Physiotherapy. CARESPACE practitioners work together to understand both your primary concerns and long-term health goals. Multidisciplinary evidence-based plans are designed to address the root causes and are developed to provide fast and long-lasting relief to ensure you can start living your healthier life today.
Lumbar radiculopathy is a spinal disorder caused mainly by irritation to the nerve root in the lower back region. This condition can be caused by narrowing of the bones around the nerve, often resulting from disk degeneration or injury, as well as cervical or spinal stenosis or a herniated disc.
Lumbar radiculopathy is an uncomfortable condition characterized by radiating pain, tingling sensations, and weakness in the lower back, hips, and legs. Sufferers may experience pain when their back is bent in certain ways or with certain movements. Other symptoms often observed in those with lumbar radiculopathy include numbness or burning sensations that can be felt from the lower back down to the feet; intermittent sharp pains; and a feeling of increased pressure on the spine.
Treatment for lumbar radiculopathy usually begins with conservative measures, including chiropractic and physiotherapy. These treatments often help in decreasing pain, increasing strength and flexibility of the spine, and helping muscles heal. Massage therapy also has some special benefits, such as reducing inflammation around the nerve roots and improving circulation in the affected area.
Back pain is something that many people struggle with every day, but why does it occur in the first place? Common causes of back pain can include facet joint syndrome, herniated discs, lower back pain, lumbar facet joint arthrosis, lumbar stenosis, osteoporosis, sciatica, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, trapezius strain, and upper back pain. It’s important to be aware of these potential sources of discomfort in order to reduce your risk for injury and make preventive lifestyle changes that will keep your back healthy and happy. Consultation with a qualified professional at CARESPACE can help determine the best solution to alleviate any discomfort experienced.
Get the best lumbar radiculopathy treatment that's right for you
Chiropractors are health care professionals focused on the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders, with an emphasis on treatment through joint manipulation, exercise and education. Available both in-person or online with TeleCARE.
Massage Therapists use a range of soft tissue and joint stimulation techniques. Massage stimulates blood flow, restores muscle elasticity, and relieves built-up tension to repair your body and allow a calmer outlook on life.
Physiotherapists work with you when you’ve experienced a work or sports injury, or are suffering from a chronic condition. You’ll improve strength, increase range of motion to restore your body’s functionality. Available both in-person or online with TeleCARE.
Not sure which discipline to select?
Chiropractic, Massage Therapy and Physiotherapy can all be effective for lumbar radiculopathy. Choose any one of the above. Once the initial assessment has been completed, you will be directed to the discipline and practitioner who will be able to deliver the best results.
Still not sure? Simply give us a call at (519) 208-2273 and we will help find the right therapy for your needs.
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