Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Male
  • 175 lbs
  • 5' 10"
  • Ft Myers FL
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Doctor/Care Giver None
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Spondylolisthesis

Treatment Ratings

    Mattress Change, Traction, Supplements, Weight loss, Acetaminophen, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Rest, Meditation, Ice, Inversion Table
    Not Improved
    Strengthening Exercises, Stretching, Heat, Brace, Cortisone Injection, Physical Therapy, NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs

4 bulging discs, moderate stenosis L3,4,5. Severe stenosis between L4-5 . Can't walk far at all. Can't lift any weight. Can't stand in one spot for more than a few minutes without having to bend and release pressure.

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