Anonymous 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 195 lbs
  • 5' 4"
  • Cullman, AL
27
Jun2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Doctor/Care Giver Dr Swader
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Scoliosis, Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Inversion Table, Postural Modifications, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Yoga, Strengthening Exercises, Stretching, Traction, Heat, Swimming, Supportive Shoes, Chiropractor, Brace, Massage
    Not Improved
    Physical Therapy, Ice, Cortisone Injection, Supplements, Rest, Weight loss, Acetaminophen
    Worsened
    Mattress Change

Slammed to the ground from a horse's back 8 years ago. Most helpful therapies have been massage, stretching, inversion therapy, Rxs Mobic and Tramadol, yoga, heat, stretching, strengthening exercises, but relief has only been temporary. Considering surgery...


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