Anonymous 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 194 lbs
  • 5' 6"
  • Morton Grove, Illinois
04
Jun2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 4-8 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Doctor/Care Giver Stephan J. WIELGUS, MD
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Muscle Strain

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Physical Therapy, Weight loss
    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Heat, Chiropractor, Brace, Acupuncture, Ice, Oral corticosteroids, Epidural

Spinal Stenosis dx in 2014, epidural didn't work at all! Advanced degenerative disease. Need bilateral hip replacement. Siciatica

comes and goes use tens unit with some relief. Chiropractic care and Acupuncture temporary fixes


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