“Scoliois in my spine? But I am 50 years old! I presumed scoliosis was a spine curve in young people.”
Well, that is not entirely factual. Rethwill Chiropractic Clinic sees many Eugene seasoned patients with scoliosis and helps calm their pain with chiropractic.
(a curvature of the spine) can establish itself in the young years of life and then worsen OR cause disc degeneration
and pinched nerves in the middle back
and lower back
. The pinched nerves are caused by a condition called spinal stenosis
(a narrowing of the nerve opening spaces in the spine). Now, the condition of scoliosis and disc degeneration may cause pain in the legs due to stenosis. Pain down the legs called sciatica
is caused by a specific pinched nerve. But chiropractic can help!
Spinal stenosis in older adults with scoliosis is prevalent in our chiropractic, so you’re not alone! As a matter of fact, one study of 36 patients with a mean age of 69 years had leg pain at a severity level of 6.5 (on a scale of 0 no pain to 10 the worst pain the patient had ever had). 97% of these patients also presented at least one level of severe stenosis, and all but one had severe leg pain, too. (1) Your Eugene chiropractor at Rethwill Chiropractic Clinic is trained and ready to advise you on an effective stenosis and scoliosis treatment plan to gain pain relief.
Rethwill Chiropractic Clinic is your Eugene chiropractic clinic to diagnose and treat this stenosis patient who has scoliosis. At Rethwill Chiropractic Clinic you will receive Cox Technic
, a form of proven, powerful, gentle care and pain relief.
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