Innate Chiropractic Health,LLC
The sciatic nerve is one of the largest nerves in the body; therefore, it is
frequently involved in lower back and lower extremity pain syndromes.
Sciatica is frequently caused by muscle spasm, pelvic/sacral misalignment,
or soft tissue adhesions (muscles, ligaments and tendons). Sciatica symptoms
may include low back pain, buttock pain, and sensations of burning, numbness,
tingling or weakness along the nerves distribution in the back of the thigh, calf
and sometimes into the foot. Usually, sciatica is one-sided. Because of its
location, several approaches to treatment
may be advisable and successful.
Adjustments to the sacrum and/or pelvis will be utilized in conjunction with
soft tissue treatments such as Active Release Technique®, Graston or guasha
. Acupuncture may also be advised as it is often successful in decreasing inflammation/edema, as well as significantly improving pain levels.
You may be wondering if there is a cure for sciatica. The doctors at Innate are trained and experienced at sciatic pain relief treatments naturally, without drugs or surgery. After examination they select from a variety of treatments for Sciatica which are best suited to treat your condition. These may include Chiropractic, Acupuncture or Active Release Technique®.