Fort Wayne Chiropractic Care Helps Back Pain After Back Surgery Surgery and Integrates Extension Exercise into the Treatment Plan

Fort Wayne Chiropractic Radiological Center offers back pain relief to patients who have already undergone back surgery and still have pain. 

Chiropractic Cox® Technic Can Help.

Most Fort Wayne back pain patients undergo back surgery expecting Fort Wayne back pain relief. That expectation isn’t always met. Fort Wayne Chiropractic Radiological Center hears this from Fort Wayne back surgery patients and studies it in the spine literature.  49-58% relief of pain for sciatica (leg pain) due to a disc herniation is usual. (1) Post-surgical back pain patients may find that they experience back pain after Fort Wayne back surgery. What are some choices? Spinal manipulation and exercise is one such option. The American College of Physicians and American Pain Society suggest spinal manipulation for low back pain relief. (2) One patient reported 89% improvement with 12 spinal manipulation sessions plus exercise. (3) A study of 69 post-surgical back pain patients cared for with Cox® Technic - like they are at Fort Wayne Chiropractic Radiological Center – found that 81% of patients exhibited at least 50% reduction of pain at the end of 3 months of care. 78.6% of those patients had persistent pain relief at 24 months follow up. (4) Fort Wayne chiropractic relief for post-surgical back pain patients often meets a patient’s expectation of back pain relief. Fort Wayne Chiropractic Radiological Center invites you or a suffering friend or family member to visit today.

Listen to this PODCAST on The Back Doctors’ Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson in which Dr. David Atiyeh describes a patient who had experienced back surgery expecting pain relief and post-surgically discovered pain relief with chiropractic Cox® Technic care.

Fort Wayne Chiropractic Radiological Center recommends extensor strengthening exercises when back pain patients are ready for them.

Extension Exercise

Fort Wayne back pain sufferers frequently experience relief by flexing forward just a bit, not flexing backward into extension. (Check out the SPINE article May 2018 on our website about why!) Extension is not all bad. A healthy spine can extend. A healthy spine needs solid back muscles to support all its motions. Strengthening those extensor muscles to prevent Fort Wayne back pain is important. Research reports that lumbar spine extension weakness and extensor muscle deconditioning are found in Fort Wayne chiropractic patients with chronic low back pain. (5) Why? Back muscles degenerate in back pain sufferers like spinal discs degenerate. (6) Integrate extension exercises into your day when your Fort Wayne chiropractor tells you it is appropriate. Fort Wayne Chiropractic Radiological Center can help!

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