Johnny 

Lower Back Pain Treatment Review

  • Age 55+
  • Male
  • 200 lbs
  • 5' 6"
  • Lonoke, AR
16
Jul2017
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? Quite a bit
  • Have you been off work or unemployed due to low-back pain? Yes, under 1 month
  • Have you felt depressed or hopeless in the last 7 days? Never
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? Quite a bit
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Distressing
  • Diagnosis Degenerative Disc DiseaseHerniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion)

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    Cortisone Injection
    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Supplements, Strengthening Exercises, Stretching, Traction, Heat, Acetaminophen, Chiropractor, Brace, Rest, Ice, Physical Therapy, TENS/Electrical Stimulation,

I wake up in the morning in pain and go to bed in pain. Some days are a lot worse than others. I own and work on a sod farm which requires a lot of different physical activities. This makes it difficult to do my job and also to enjoy my days off.


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