Dr. James Turn Helps Patients With Sciatica to Live a Pain Free Life Without Surgery or Medications
Sciatica is a condition characterized by pain going down the sciatic nerve pathway which runs from the leg to the lower back. The most frequent cause of sciatica is a spinal disc herniation which puts pressure on the sciatic nerve and is present in about 90% of cases.
Signs That a Patient May Have Sciatica
Sciatica can be an extremely debilitating condition that can affect your everyday activities. Sciatica typically affects only one side of the body and classic symptoms include pain radiating down the back of the leg from the buttocks region.
Many people find that living with sciatica can be a nightmare. Chronic and acute pain disrupt sleep and everyday activities. If you feel like you have sciatica you should see Dr. James Turn immediately so he can diagnose and treat the symptoms before they worsen.
Additional Symptoms of Sciatica Include
- Pain in the back, buttocks, hip or lower extremities
- Leg and or foot numbness
- Pins and needles in the legs and buttocks
- Burning sensation
- Muscles weakness
Treating Sciatica and Sciatic Nerve Pain at Our Chiropractic Clinic in Summerville, SC
Sciatica can be treated successfully without the need for surgery or harmful medications. Dr. James Turn will perform chiropractic adjustments to alleviate pressure on the sciatic nerve and restore motion to the joints.
Additional Therapies for Treating Sciatic Pain at Our Facility
- Chiropractic Adjustments
- Therapeutic Massage
- Ultrasound Therapy
- Electric Muscle Stimulation
- Custom Stretching & Exercise Programs