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Help im having neck and some back pains. What's the best low cost office chair I should get (not the $400 ones)?
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Dr. Alexandre De Moura
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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Try different chairs, try a lumbar support, be aware of your posture, try frequent breaks to get out of a seated position , physical therapy etc.

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Try different chairs, try a lumbar support, be aware of your posture, try frequent breaks to get out of a seated position , physical therapy etc.
Dr. Alexandre De Moura
Dr. Alexandre De Moura
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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology
In brief: No simple answer
Things to be considered beside price: your age, nature of your job, position of your chair in relation to desks/tables etc, causation of your neck pain and your back pain.
Chair should have adjustable height, tilt, pivot on pedestal, and roll easily. Seat back should extend up to neck level. Arm supports are helpful. Try them out before buying.

In brief: No simple answer
Things to be considered beside price: your age, nature of your job, position of your chair in relation to desks/tables etc, causation of your neck pain and your back pain.
Chair should have adjustable height, tilt, pivot on pedestal, and roll easily. Seat back should extend up to neck level. Arm supports are helpful. Try them out before buying.
Dr. Edward Smith
Dr. Edward Smith
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