Sciatica Treatment in Thousand Oaks, CA
If you have pain in your lower back that has begun to travel down into your legs, there's a good chance you have injured your sciatic nerve. If this is the case, you probably stand to benefit from sciatica treatment in Thousand Oaks, CA from Duben Holistic Chiropractic Center.
At Duben Holistic Chiropractic we look at each patient individually and focus on their whole health needs. This means that in addition to standard chiropractic adjustments other services, such as nutritional counseling and/or lifestyle advice may be deemed beneficial in order to coax your body into healing itself and providing you with a better sense of well-being in addition to pain relief.
What is Sciatica?
Sciatica refers to the leg pain symptoms accompanied by numbness, tingling, or weakness that originates in the lower back and travels through the buttocks and down the sciatic nerve in the back of the leg. This pain can be caused by many different things, including degenerative disc disease, a herniated disc or pinched nerve, a stress fracture, narrowing of the spinal canal due to aging.
There are many telltale signs that the pain you feel is due to a compromised sciatica nerve. These include
- Constant pain in one side of the buttock or in one leg
- Pain is worse when you sit
- Pain takes on a burning or tingling feel
- The pain is sharp, and it's hard to walk
- The leg, foot, and/or toes feel weak or numb and are difficult to move
- Pain radiates down the leg, possibly all the way to the toes
Common Causes of Sciatica Pain
There are wide variety of events that may lead to injuries that cause sciatica some of these include
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Improper lifting - even lifting small loads incorrectly can bring about painful results
- Sports injuries
- Lack of movement - excessive sitting, whether in a chair or driving in your car can cause damage
- Side Effect of Surgery
Finding Chiropractic Care Near Thousand Oaks for Sciatica Pain
Chiropractic care that includes manual adjustments, including spinal decompression performed by our chiropractor help to bring proper alignment to the spinal column which helps to treat underlying conditions that are resulting in sciatic nerve pain.
Those who are experiencing sciatica may also benefit from other pain relief methods embraced by Duben Holistic Chiropractic Center, such at Neuro Emotional Technique (NET) that works with the mind-body connection to alleviate pain.
Chiropractic Care in Thousand Oaks for Sciatica Nerve Pain
Whether you are feeling pain due to a problem with your sciatic nerve, or the pain is due to some other cause, or you are in search of better options for holistic care, it may be beneficial to consult with our chiropractors Dr. Duben or Dr. Lindsay in our Thousand Oaks practice.
At Duben Holistic Chiropractic in Thousand Oaks, CA our qualified chiropractors treat many different conditions and offer a great option for chiropractic care near Thousand Oaks. Contact us at 805-468-4437 to learn more or schedule an appointment.