Anonymous 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 170 lbs
  • 5' 0"
  • Fl
29
May2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated disc (bulging disc, disc protrusion), Spondylolisthesis

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Heat, Chiropractor, Acupuncture, Massage, Cortisone Injection, Oral corticosteroids, Epidural
    Not Improved
    Physical Therapy, Supplements, TENS/Electrical Stimulation

Bulging discs c4 &c5; t7&8; and l4,5-s1. Spondi L5.

10 years chiropractic treatment, tens and messages. Specific frequency tens unit. Hyperbaric chamber, epidurals lumbar area and nerve block. cortisteroid injections

2 years ago Neurosurgeon stated never have surgery on my back. 50/50 chance of being with a walker.


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