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November 01, 2016

Back pain and sciatica leg pain are a bother. They interrupt life and make us think twice about doing what we usually do. And we also don’t like to have to go to the doctor or take extra time to take care of ourselves. We humans are a funny lot! Lombardy Chiropractic Clinic understands and offers that its Augusta chiropractic care is personalized to bring you the quickest relief possible with the simplest at-home care instructions possible so that you can get back to doing what you like to do. Lombardy Chiropractic Clinic won’t ask more of you than necessary.

What’s necessary to relieve back pain and sciatica? The latest practice guidelines by OPTIMa for the noninvasive management of low back pain point to a combination of approaches with manual therapy, patient education, staying active/exercise, and paracetamol or NSAIDs as first-line treatments. The recommendation to use paracetamol for acute low back pain is being reconsidered due to recent evidence and needs to be reconsidered says OPTIMa. (1) Lombardy Chiropractic Clinic’s approach to Augusta back pain includes Cox Technic, exercise, patient education and nutrition as core parts of the treatment plan along with other chiropractic services to promote the quickest and most effective relief available. Certainly some Augusta back pain patients benefit from NSAIDs at times to get through the worst of the pain. Lombardy Chiropractic Clinic works cooperatively with local healthcare colleagues for the benefit of our Augusta chiropractic patients.

What do patients think of this approach to Augusta back pain relief? Research continues to document the value of a patient’s thoughts about healthcare and the results that come from that care including just how effective that care is. New study reports that patients like spinal manipulation and the competency of the doctor providing the treatment. Most patients say they appreciate spinal manipulation and exercise for back pain and leg pain relief, but they do share that taking time for spinal manipulation sessions and disciplining themselves to do the home exercises is the hard part. (2) Sounds like the Augusta chiropractic patients Lombardy Chiropractic Clinic knows! We love them all!

If we can all just focus on the goal of this journey - back pain relief and leg pain relief - and trust that this pain won’t last forever, we can all do our parts to the best of our abilities and beat this back and leg pain episode together. Contact Lombardy Chiropractic Clinic, your back pain relief partner, today to stop this bother of back pain and sciatica.