Treatments for Low Back Pain and Sciatica
The treatment and management of low back pain and sciatica involves lifestyle changes and may include medication, surgery, or other treatments. Most patients recover, but some develop chronic back pain.
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Treatment aims to decrease pain and improve functioning.
Treatment involves the following:Lifestyle changes | Medications | Surgery and minimally invasive procedures | Alternative and complementary therapies | Other treatments
- EBSCO Medical Review Board Michael Woods, MD, FAAP
- Reviewed: 12/2017
- Updated: 12/20/2014
Please note, not all procedures included in this resource library are available at Henry Ford Allegiance Health or performed by Henry Ford Allegiance Health physicians.
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