Lumbago is a common general term used to describe the pain in the lumbar region or lower back. There can be different origin of such a pain. Very often though it’s a mechanical pain coming from the structural problem or misalignment in the spine. These problems manifest with symptoms of sciatica, slipped disc or bulging disc. Patient experiences them as a pain in the lower back which sometimes radiates down to the buttock, lower leg or even foot.
In our clinic we specialize at very effective ways of treating this form of lumbago. The fastest way to treat the symptoms of sciatica or slipped disc is the McKenzie method, the method which really allows us to discover the nature and reason of your pain.
Only the right and fast diagnosis allows for the effective and long lasting treatment results. We are able to find out where is your problem coming from and how to fix it without the use of the expensive and time consuming scans like MRI.
On your first assessment with the McKenzie method we ask you specific questions about how your symptoms manifest and behave. We also test you functionally and mechanically to observe how your symptoms react on certain movement strategy.
We prefer to use this individual approach since everybody and every back pain is different and requires very specific individually tailored treatment for the fastest results.
Then we usually find one the best for you but very easy to perform exercise which you do at home to strengthen your treatment and speed up your recovery time. We also educate you about the nature of your problem and give you ergonomic advices specific for your life style.
We want you to become fit and independent ASAP that’s why we teach you how to help your back to get better and how to prevent your problem from reoccurring while assessing you all the time in your process.