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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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The best treatment for lumbar radiculopathy in Kitchener Waterloo

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CARESPACE is less than 10-minutes away

Good news – if you’re looking for lumbar radiculopathy treatment near you and are in the Kitchener Waterloo area, there’s a CARESPACE multidisciplinary clinic less than 10-minutes away (book by selecting a discipline below). And even better, our evidence-based team is driven to get the results you want so you can be your best.

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.

What is lumbar radiculopathy?

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.

What are they symptoms of lumbar radiculopathy?

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.

What are the treatments for lumbar radiculopathy?

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.

Get the lumbar radiculopathy treatment that's right for you

Choose Your Chiropractor

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A chiropractor may be able to help alleviate these symptoms by addressing the root cause of lumbar radiculopathy. By manipulating the spine and surrounding muscles and tissues, a chiropractor can help free up nerves that may be compressed or irritated, reducing your pain and improving your mobility.

Choose Your RMT

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Massage therapy can offer immense relief to patients suffering from lumbar radiculopathy. By working on affected areas and tight muscles, massage therapists can reduce inflammation and release pressure on nerves. Massage therapy can also stimulate blood circulation, which can deliver vital nutrients and oxygen to damaged tissues.

Choose Your Physiotherapist

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By focusing on strengthening and stretching the affected area physiotherapy can improve your mobility, reduce pain and prevent future discomfort. A physiotherapist will work with you to identify the root cause of your lumbar radiculopathy, helping you understand what steps to take to prevent it from returning.

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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