Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 35-54
  • Male
  • 220 lbs
  • 6' 8"
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion)

Treatment Ratings

    Physical Therapy, Strengthening Exercises, Swimming
    Not Improved
    Rest, Heat, Acupuncture, Massage, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Inversion Table, Epidural, Stretching

I have 3 slipped discs in my back.

I Tried almost every type of treatment except surgery.

Had some short term relief after physiotherapy and acupuncture, but after a day or two I'm back to square one.

I'm not a candidate for surgery as odds are 50/50.

Still in chronic pain.

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