Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 35-54
  • Female
  • 154 lbs
  • 5' 4"
  • Ottumwa, Iowa
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 4-8 hours
  • Chronicity 6-18 Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Doctor/Care Giver Garg shuchita
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Osteoporosis

Treatment Ratings

    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Physical Therapy, Cortisone Injection, Rest, Heat, Strengthening Exercises, Supplements, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Epidural

Pain started in left shoulder blade, couldn't bend forward. Went to physical therapy, took 1 step forward, 2 back. Knees flared up, went to rheumatologist and diagnosed with herniated discs in neck and low back. 2 epidurals fail, as did nerve root

Share on