6 doctors weighed in:
What would relieve severe back pain?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Start with diagnosis
Treating accurate diagnosis.

In brief: Start with diagnosis
Treating accurate diagnosis.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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Dr. Jonathan Kirschner
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Exercise
Warm up for 5-15 minutes before activity.
Stretch before and after exercise to stay flexible. Do core strengthening exercises, strengthen your hip and pelvic muscles, consider a formal physical therapy program if home exercises aren't cutting it. Try ice, heat, massage, acupuncture. Consider injections if severe.

In brief: Exercise
Warm up for 5-15 minutes before activity.
Stretch before and after exercise to stay flexible. Do core strengthening exercises, strengthen your hip and pelvic muscles, consider a formal physical therapy program if home exercises aren't cutting it. Try ice, heat, massage, acupuncture. Consider injections if severe.
Dr. Jonathan Kirschner
Dr. Jonathan Kirschner
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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No right answer
There are many potential causes for back pain both mild and severe.
The best thing to do particularly if your back pain is severe is to see your doctor. Then he/she can help you determine the proper way to have this evaluated.

In brief: No right answer
There are many potential causes for back pain both mild and severe.
The best thing to do particularly if your back pain is severe is to see your doctor. Then he/she can help you determine the proper way to have this evaluated.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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