A 30-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

having sciatic nerve pain, has been years. a doctor gave me medication pill once, which helped. any suggestions?

2 doctor answers
Dr. Will Moorehead
51 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
See doc: If you have been experiencing "sciatic nerve pain" for many years then i would recommend that you see a spinal surgeon now! find out what is the cause of your pain and develope a proper treatment plan.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
See Pain Doctor: Employing a multi-modal approach, most fellowship trained pain specialists offer the most effective management of painful conditions. To accurately diagnose and treat patients, we will utilize imaging studies, electro-diagnostic evaluations, history ; physical examinations, targeted physical therapy, appropriate and responsible medication management and cutting-edge interventional procedures.
Answered on Jul 29, 2014

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Sciatica pain: Usually need impinging thecal sac or nerve roots and weakness/loss of sensation for bulge to be significant. May be piriformis syndrome- after s ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rohit Keswani
24 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: Depending on the source of the pain, various treatment options are available. See your internist or family doc or see a physiatrist.
7
7 thanks
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
38 years experience Pain Management
Sciatiic damage: Sciatic nerve damage can occur from a number of different conditions. Most commonly disc herniations can result in damage to the nerve roots coming ou ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Jay Petruska
31 years experience Family Medicine
Sciatica: You should first discuss your complaints with your primary care provider, and have him evaluate your symptoms and perform a physical exam. Then your ... Read More
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month