Back Pain

Back Pain

Back pain can be one of the most disruptive injuries to your daily lifestyle, its reported that 80% of people will suffer from back pain at some point in their life. Whether it effects your concentration or stops you doing what you love we understand how important it is to get you free of that back pain. Although more commonly effecting adults, back pain can affect all ages from Adolescent to elderly.

What causes back pain?

The most important aspect of in treating back pain is understanding what is causing it, here at Savage Sports Therapy we have plenty of experience in assessing all types of back pain and getting to the root of the issue. Back pain can be caused by a multitude of factors, from poor movement patterns to nerve irritation. Every individual’s presentation of back pain is different and we know it‘s important to listen to you and understand each patient’s story to determine the cause.

Common causes of Back Pain

Here are just a few common causes of back pain:

  • Joint restrictions
  • Muscle tightness and tears
  • Nerve irritation
  • Postural position
  • Disc irritation
  • Stress

Treatment for Back Pain

Your practitioner will spend your first appointment discussing your back pain as well as gaining an understanding of your previous medical history and daily lifestyle. This allows us to get the whole picture and develop your treatment to suit your needs and fit in with your life. Within your treatment plan we will use a range of different therapies such as spinal mobilisations, deep tissue massage and medical acupuncture.

Creating a tailored rehabilitation plan is also part of the treatment process, our goal is to not just get you living pain free but maintain a pain free lifestyle for you going forward.


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