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A 54-year-old female asked:

Lower back pain that moves around - left, right, sacrum n is recurrent. taken norgesic n acroxia. not much improvement. what type of doctor to see?

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Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management 31 years experience
Several doctors: Can help including spine specialist: (neurosurgery or orthopedic spine surgeon), neurologist, physical medicine and rehab, chiropractor, and interventional pain management. But i would make sure to see the first two if weakness present or herniated discs on mri.
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Dr. James Cole
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 34 years experience
Pain doctor: Need to start with a pain management doctor first to get exercise recs. Chiropractor might also give you good advice and relief.
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Last updated Aug 3, 2013

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