Lower Back Pain Relief in Groton, CT at East West Chiropractic
Did you know about 80 percent of us will experience low back pain at some point in our lives? The fact that this health condition is so common doesn't make it any less uncomfortable, of course. At East West Chiropractic, our Groton, CT chiropractic staff is committed to providing excellent care for lower back pain to as many members of our community as possible.
Symptoms of Lower Back Pain
When our patients come to see us with lower back pain, they often complain about a stiff spine and dull achy pain. Sometimes, their pain is sharp or stabbing with certain movements. Spasms and areas of tension in the muscles of the low back are also common as the body attempts to guard and protect itself.
Depending on the underlying cause of the condition, patients with lower back pain may also experience:
- Numbness, pain, tingling, and/or weakness in one or both legs
- Pain that gets better or worse depending on the time of day
- Neck pain
- Difficulty getting dressed or performing other basic tasks of their daily lives
Common Causes of Lower Back Pain
Understanding the root cause of your lower back pain is the key to alleviating your symptoms and preventing them from returning again and again. Whether your low back pain is caused by a muscle strain, spinal stenosis, osteoarthritis, sciatica, an injured disc, or some other issue, our Groton chiropractors have the skills and tools necessary to provide an accurate diagnosis upon which we can base treatment.
Our team can also help you identify contributing factors to your pain, including excessive sitting, physically demanding work, weak core musculature, inflexibility in the hips or shoulders, poor body mechanics, and even stress.
How Our Groton Chiropractors Help People with Lower Back Pain
Chiropractic adjustment techniques are supported by scientific research as effective, non-invasive treatments for lower back pain. Adjustments have been shown to trigger the natural release of pain-relieving chemicals in your body and restore spinal alignment for short- and long-term relief. Our Groton chiropractors also offer other evidence-based interventions and always tailors them to match your physical needs and specific goals. Effective services include:
- Massage therapy
- Corrective exercises
- Nutritional counseling
- Pulse electromagnetic field therapy
- Spine and postural screens
- Lifestyle counseling, including stress reduction techniques and sleep hygiene strategies
Is Lower Back Pain Impacting Your Daily Life?
Contact East West Chiropractic today at 860-446-9700 to schedule an appointment with one of our Groton chiropractors, Dr. Chris Deveau, Dr. Nadia Shipper, and Dr. Howard Rosas. Let us help you discover the natural, whole-body healing you deserve!