Sciatica Treatment in Fair Lawn, NJ
Sciatica Treatment in Fair Lawn, NJ: Sciatica is a condition characterized by pain going down the sciatic nerve pathway which runs from the leg to the lower back. The most frequent cause of sciatica is a spinal disc herniation, which puts pressure on the sciatic nerve and is present in about 90% of cases.
There are various signs of sciatica:
Sciatica can be an extremely debilitating condition that can affect everyday activities. Chronic and acute pain can disrupt sleep and everyday activities. Sciatica typically affects only one side of the body and classic symptoms include pain radiating down the back of the leg from the buttocks region. Many people find that living with sciatica can unbearable at times, but the symptoms can be alleviated or reduced.
Other common symptoms of sciatica include:
- Pain in the back, buttocks, hip or lower extremities
- Leg and or foot numbness
- Pins and needles in the legs and buttocks
- Burning sensation
- Muscle weakness
Treating sciatica at Radburn Family Chiropractic without medication or surgery:
Sciatica can be treated successfully without the need for surgery or harmful medications. At Radburn Family Chiropractic, Dr. Cohen will perform chiropractic adjustments to alleviate pressure on the sciatic nerve and restore motion to the joints. Not only do we provide chiropractic treatment for patients suffering from sciatica, we offer other treatment options that can be used in any combination to help with symptoms of sciatica.
Our chiropractic adjustments are extremely gentle with VibraCussor® and ArthroStim® instruments. The VibraCussor® instrument delivers vibrating pulses deep into the tissues of the body to reduce tension and pain. The ArthroStim® gently applies pulsed pressure around the vertebrae to move them back into their correct position, avoiding the high-force manual adjustments used by traditional chiropractors.
Additional therapies for sciatica at our facility include:
Schedule an appointment for sciatica treatment
Visit Radburn Family Chiropractic to reduce or eliminate the burdening pain of sciatica. Dr. Cohen can diagnose and treat sciatica naturally. To schedule an appointment for sciatica therapy, call (201) 796-0101 today!