Frequently Asked Back Pain Questions at Synergy Health Partners Serving Denver
Here at Synergy Health Partners, we serve the entirety of Denver with our two locations in Aurora and Thornton, and both of our medical clinics can help you with your back pain. Our medical professionals offer a wide range of traditional and holistic treatment approaches, including chiropractic care.
What Injuries and Conditions Cause Back Pain?
Any number of injuries and conditions can cause back pain from car accidents to work and sports injuries. Common back injuries and conditions include spinal stenosis, herniated discs, sprains and strains, arthritis, degenerative disc disease, dysfunction of the facet joints and SI joint dysfunction. You may also experience pain in your back from overuse, improper posture and be overweight.
Do back Injuries Cause Other Symptoms besides Pain?
Back injuries most commonly cause pain in the area that was injured. Depending on your exact condition or injury, you may also experience muscle spasms and loss of range of motion of your back as well as muscle weakness. If you are also experiencing pain, numbness or tingling in your legs, it could indicate a compression of your sciatic nerve.
Is There Anything I Can do to Prevent Back Injuries and Pain?
If you exercise, always warm-up and stretch before any type of physical activity. Our chiropractor recommends using proper lifting techniques at home and at work and always practice good posture while standing and sitting, especially when using digital devices. If you are overweight, losing a few pounds can help reduce the stress on your lower back, which can contribute to pain and injuries. In addition, receiving regular chiropractic check-ups and adjustments can help catch pain and injuries before they become debilitating.
What Chiropractic Treatments do You Offer for back Injuries and Pain?
We offer several different types of treatments for back injuries and chronic and acute back pain. Our chiropractic and holistic treatments include spinal adjustments, massage therapy, physical therapy, physiatry, and acupuncture In addition, to conservative treatments, we also offer traditional medical care that includes a full range of diagnostic services, comprehensive auto accident treatment for soft tissue injuries and neurology as well as other medical services.
How long will I Need Treatments for My Back Problem?
Most individuals need several weeks of treatments before they notice a significant improvement in their symptoms. Our chiropractor and/or other medical professionals can explain your treatment options and the expected length of treatment after your initial consultation and examination. We can also create comprehensive treatment programs that utilize our traditional medical services and holistic treatment options.
How do I Schedule an Appointment with Your Medical Professionals Serving Denver, Aurora, and Thornton?
Our medical professionals and chiropractors serve the entirety of Denver, including the surrounding suburbs. To schedule an appointment with our chiropractor or with any of our other medical professionals in Aurora for your back injury, contact us at 720-410-5237. If you’d prefer an appointment at our Thornton location, call us at 303-630-0400.