Will lumbar spondylosis respond to chiropractic manipulation?

Chiro #1 for Back Pn. Chiropractic has been proven to be the #1 treatment for low back pain. Chiropractic is effective in treating this condition. Research demonstrates spinal manipulation and specific rehabilitation in conjunction the best management. Research also demonstrates that once you have back pain, it will reoccur. A Doctor of Chiropractic can help you manage it through adjustments and home exercise programs.
Hard to say . Generally any drug, herb, treatment, or procedure that stands up to rigorous scientific scrutiny is included in modern medicine. The problem is that many alternative practices, Chiro etc do not stand up to scientific scrutiny and cannot be shown to work. They will take your money though and prob recommend repeat visits. Still, you will know quickly if it doesn't work. If no result -- stop going .

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What happens when you get to the advanced stages of lumbar spondylosis?

Se. Below. Gradual improvement in back ache with possible worsening of leg pain as the spine motion segments settle and stiffen. Read more...
Another Birthday! Usually nothing as this is the natural aging process of the spine to the point if you live long enough, the spine essentially fuses on its own! some people may feel a little stiff but if you exercise this can be minimized. Sometimes it can lead to imaging findings of spinal stenosis which is found in 20% of people over age 60 but a lot don't have symptoms of this disease either. Read more...

Lumbar spondylosis.! st, feel pain along spine below waist, then pain moves?

Hard to say. Lumbar spondylosis is another way to say you have developed some degenerative changes in your spine. This can certainly potentially cause back and leg pain, but is somewhat of a non specific diagnosis. If pain persists, a detailed exam and appropriate studies can usually pinpoint the cause. Thank you for the question. Read more...

Can you suggest solutions to hemi-distonia and cervical and lumbar spondylosis?

Botox. Botox is fda approved for dystonia. Some general neurologists are comfortable with this, most neurologist further trained in movement disorders do this. Read more...

Can cervical spondylosis, if left untreated, cause lumbar spondylosis?

No. Cervical spondylosis has nothing to do with the lumbar one. Both can co-exist, though, but none is caused by the presence of the other. Read more...
No. Cervical spondylosis means the spinal canal is narrowed in your neck and lumbar is similar in the lower back. They can be associated because patients who develop arthritis or narrowing in the neck may have the same systemic pathology (ie arthritis) in the lower back, but they are not directly linked. In other words, cervical spondylosis does not lead to lumbar spondylosis. Read more...

Tell me whether cervical / lumbar spondylosis has got any permanent treatment?

No quick answer. Spondylosis is also known as stenosis. It occurs as we get older. It occurs with trauma and repetitive spinal micro trauma. We can't prevent it. When it cause neurologic problems surgery might be needed to decompress neural structures such as nerve roots and the spinal cord. Read more...

Severe multilevel lumbar spondylosis worst at L3-4 and L4-5 what can be done about this?

Several things. First, you need to assess your health status in terms of regular exercise, weight control & tobacco use. Are you getting a good night's sleep on a good mattress? If the pain persists or is getting worse, try over the counter medication & a simple back support &local heat applications. If no better, see primary care doctor for evaluation &to discuss next steps such as medication, PT, imaging. Read more...

Is it safe to drive two wheeler if I have cervical and lumbar spondylosis it pains in neck if I drive but its my necassity?

Not safe. U need 2 wear a helmet ; this alone will increase symptoms, as will bumps that jar ur entire spine, even if u r standing most of the time like a jockey riding a race horse. If it's a necessity for ur work u have 2 wiegh the pros ; cons; make a decision knowing the consequences. Read more...