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do you think i should still consult my chiropractor for severe lower back/buttock/both leg sciatic pain?

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Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Probably best: To see your pain physician who will examine you, order an MRI and determine whether conservative or more aggressive treatment is necessary.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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