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Can a chiropractor help with siatica?

Can a chiropractor help with siatica?

Possible: Many times conservative care can include chiropractic care. if you are not better soon (less than 10-15 treatments), then consider other options like a spine fellowship trained pain specialist. ...Read more

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Chiropractors (Definition)

Chiropractors are licensed professionals who practice a form of alternative medicine in treating patients with health problems relating to the body's muscular, nervous, and skeletal systems. They usually focus on manipulating and adjusting the spine ...Read more


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Can a pain management doctor help with a coccyx injury?

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Can a pain management doctor help with a coccyx injury?

Coccyx pain: Pain doctors are trained to treat all painful conditions. I believe pain management doctor can help you with your coccyx injury. ...Read more

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Can orthotics help with pain from arthritis?

Can orthotics help with pain from arthritis?

Yes: Arthritis can affect all parts of the foot and ankle. Orthotics may help manage the symptoms but should only be prescribed and fit by foot and ankle orthopedic surgeons and certified orthotists. ...Read more

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Wil a back brace help with severe sciatica?

Wil a back brace help with  severe sciatica?

No: A brace is very unlikely to help with sciatica. If you back muscles are weak, pt may help that and a back brace may be helpful for certain positions such as times when you will be standing or sitting for very long but it will not help with the underlying sciatica. ...Read more

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Can a muscle relaxer help with crps pain?

Can a muscle relaxer help with crps pain?

Yes perhaps.: Most pain from crps is nerve pain predominantly although a component of pain from muscle spasms may be present also. In this regard therefore, muscle relaxant use could potentially be of some help. The main thrust of treatment in crps however is aimed at the nerve pain, this being the most pain the patients suffer from. ...Read more

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Will an epidural help with my shoulder pain?

Will an epidural help with my shoulder pain?

Maybe: Epidurals are often used to help relieve pain from a protruding disc compressing a nerve. Epidurals place anti-inflammatory medication on top of the protruding disc which can help reduce pain and inflammation. If your shoulder pain is coming from a pinched nerve in your neck then it may help. ...Read more

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Will a chiropractor help with my reactive arthritis?

Will a chiropractor help with my reactive arthritis?

No: No. Most reactive arthritis will go away on it's own. Sometimes if becomes a chronic problem and needs immunosuppressive therapy which is best managed by your local primary care doctor or their rheumatology consultant. ...Read more

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Can a massage therapist actually help someone with chronic pain?

Can a massage therapist actually help someone with chronic pain?

Yes but diagnosis no: Massage can help but it depends on the type of pain and whether it will be responsive to massage. Certain types of chronic muscular pain can be helped like fibromyalgia but other types of chronic pain may not be responsive. Your physician can help guide you. ...Read more

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Could physiotherapy help with sciatica?

Could physiotherapy help with sciatica?

Stretching and PT: Many times acute sciatic pain will resolves after stretching the area abit. The muscles will loosen up and help resolve pain. If not, then consider further imaging studies to see which exact nerve in your spine is getting pinched for further treatment options. Physical therapy is often the first line treatment along with conservative care administered as well. ...Read more

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How can I relieve arthritis pain with physical therapy?

How can I relieve arthritis pain with physical therapy?

PT for arthritis: A physical therapist can assist you with activities of daily living to reduce the stress on the joints affected with arthritis. Also treatments like wax dips to deliver heat to the joints and other exercises can be taught to help you. ...Read more

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What can a physiatrist to help with my herniated disks, fms and the chronic pain?

What can a physiatrist to help with my herniated disks, fms and the chronic pain?

Never give up : None of us have perfect bodies..Herniated discs move. You will have tough days buth there are others would be less. Fish oil, collagen, vitamin d move free, exercise exercise and exercise. If you do not do yoga or exercise, then do not complain! Cymbalta (duloxetine) and old antidepressants Elavil and Doxepin are helpful to some extent. Bottom line is never give up and there is always a better tomorrow. ...Read more

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Can exercises for hip pain help or hurt the problem?

Hip pain: Exercises that are low impact and respectful of the joint and surrounding tissues are generally well-accepted if joint architecture is reasonable. If there is significant deformity or problem, check with your orthopedic surgeon for modifications. ...Read more

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Can motrin help with scoliosis pain?

Can motrin help with scoliosis pain?

Yes: But so can most any pain reliever so check with your doctor to see which is best for you. ...Read more

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How does acupuncture help pain management for severe back/leg pain with sciatic pain?

How does acupuncture help pain management for severe back/leg pain with sciatic pain?

Acupuncture: It is considered a viable additional or adjunctive therapy that can help contribute to relief. Acupuncture involves placement of almost microscopic needle tips into 'meridians'. It is not painful. ...Read more

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I have a herniated disc. Can heat help relieve the pain?

I have a herniated disc.  Can heat help relieve the pain?

Yes: The pain from a herniated disc is due both to pinched nerves and to reactive muscle spasms. The heat will help relieve the muscle spasm related pain. Typically nerve pain will be more responsive to application of cold packs. Generally speaking, pain is a very subjective experience. Whether heat or cold works better for you depends on your individual sensation. ...Read more

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Would a muscle relaxer prescription help with shoulder pain?

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Would a muscle relaxer prescription help with shoulder pain?

Possibly: Shoulder pain can be caused by arthritis, ligament injury, tendon tears, muscle strain ... If your pain is caused by muscular issue, muscle relaxers might help to reduce the pain. If it's due to ligamentous damage, muscle relaxers might not help. ...Read more

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Would a neck brace help with my nrvk pain?

No way to tell: Without knowing what is causing your neck pain i could not answer that. ...Read more

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Could chiropractors help with back pain?

Could chiropractors help with back pain?

Often: Chiropractors are often helpful especially with musculoskeletal pain. Sometimes their treatments treat the cause, while other times just help the pain without medications. The cause of the pain is always a factor in what will/will not help. They have been around a long time and help many people. ...Read more

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How would wearing a knee-brace help with a pinched meniscus?

How would wearing a knee-brace help with a pinched meniscus?

Help negate reinjury: A pinched or torn meniscus can cause pain. The torn meniscus can get caught with motion across the joint as the loaded knee flexes and extends. This could cause further damage to the meniscus. The goal of the brace is to limit the risk of further injury or damage to the already injured meniscus. ...Read more

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Knee Pain (Definition)

The knee joint is the joint between three bone of the lower leg: the proximal tibia, the distal femur, and the patella. There are multiple causes of knee pain including degenerative, ...Read more