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Tonawanda Chiropractic Care of Continued Back Pain after Back Surgery

Back surgery. It’s an option some choose to get relief of their back pain. About 50% of them report relief at one year later. What then? More back surgery? Additional pain medications? A spine stimulator? Physical therapy? Chiropractic? Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation would add chiropractic care as a worthwhile option before back surgery, and Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation  welcomes back pain patients to the Tonawanda back pain specialty practice even if they have already undergone back surgery and continued to have pain. Chiropractic is a non-surgical method to alleviate Tonawanda spine pain, and Cox Technic is the chiropractic treatment protocol that offers much evidence-based research as its foundation with documented clinical outcomes of relieving and controlling back pain. Cox Technic fulfills Tonawanda back pain patients’ desire for relief. Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation offers it to their Tonawanda back pain patients if they find themselves with post-surgical continued pain or the condition diagnosis of “failed back surgery syndrome” (FBSS).

Post Surgical Continued Pain Diagnosis 

A FBSS diagnosis is certainly not one a post-surgical back pain patient wants to ponder let alone deal with. It happens though. Often another surgery isn’t the desired answer for these types of back pain sufferers. Often such a patient is transferred to physical therapy, recommended medications or injections, even implanted with a spine stimulator. Often such a patient welcomes options beyond those medical approaches. Sometimes such a patient wishes he or she had tried something else before back surgery. Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation stands ready with its Tonawanda chiropractic care to assist at any stage of the process of back pain and its relief.
 
Chiropractic Care for FBSS 

Low back pain care with chiropractic is shown to be equally beneficial as physical therapy with no serious adverse side-effects. This review report further states that “the decision to seek or to refer patients for chiropractic care should be based on patient preference and values.” (1) That is what evidence-based medicine is all about: seek out the best evidence from the research, seek care from the back pain specialist who is clinically adept, and meet patient expectations and preferences. That’s what chiropractic research continues to do: produce the research and publish the outcomes for the public to decide what is best for managing their back pain.

Decision Making 

How does one make that decision though? Surgeons, pain control specialists, physical therapists and chiropractors all offer their various approaches that seem plausible for relief, the pain suffering patient may have trouble deciding. What will help? Have all of these providers share with patients with impartial information about the potential benefits and risks of the options. (2) Everyone knows though that when the pain is intense, the first offer of relief is really appealing. Any human physician wants to help a person in pain get rid of that. Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation certainly does. Our Tonawanda back pain sufferers are appreciative when they get relief after care.

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So Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation wants to share recent chiropractic-outcome articles with Tonawanda back pain patients: spinal manipulation relief for post-surgical continued pain patients and for post-implanted and currently wearing spinal stimulator patients. A study of 69 post-surgical continued pain patients, 80% of patients demonstrated greater than 50% relief of pain at the end of care (3 months) in a mean of 49 days and 11 visits, and 78.6% reported 50% relief of pain at 24 months follow up. The percent of relief was 71.6% at 3 months and 70% at 24 months. (3) Then, researchers tell that no adverse effects from chiropractic manipulation or mobilization treatment applied to patients who have implanted spine stimulators for pain control are seen in their findings. (4) Finally, a post-surgical patient reacts well to rehabilitation and Cox Technic spinal manipulation care, reporting pain decreasing from 8 to 3 on a 10 point scale over 12 visits in 3 months. (5) Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation observes that a combination approach for pain relief is often most beneficial for our Tonawanda chiropractic patients.

Every Tonawanda chiropractic patient is suited with his or her very own, personalized treatment plan that involves the following: combination of approaches as appropriate, cooperation with fellow healthcare colleagues as needed, presentation of the newest in clinical outcomes of care options existing, and standing by you, our Tonawanda post-surgical continued back pain patient, through it all.

Schedule your Tonawanda chiropractic appointment today.

 
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