Back pain is quite popular. Almost everyone at some point in their lives has experienced back pain. The cause of back pain is usually not always serious and the pain improves within a few weeks. However, the pain may prolong for several months or even years. Whether the pain is brought on by a serious underlying chronic illness, nerve damage, lifting heavy objects, or bending the wrong way, dealing with back pain can be frustrating. That’s why physical therapy at White’s Physical Therapy in Wilmington, MA is designed to help you deal with this kind of pain and allow you to lead a normal life.
A therapist will usually consider the severity of your pain, how long you have experienced the pain, and the pain location. It is usually beneficial to look for physical therapy in Wilmington, MA when you suffer muscular or structural back pain to ensure you get the right treatment plan. While you can manage back pain from home, physical therapists at White’s Physical Therapy offer you helpful advice and lessons about back stretches and exercises that can help relieve back pain by improving your posture and strengthening your muscles.
Our physical therapists at White’s Physical Therapy in Wilmington, MA also provide manual therapy to patients suffering from back pain. Manual therapy involves a therapist using hands to massage, move, and apply force carefully to your muscles, joints, and bones around your spine. This technique can help ease back pain when used alongside other measures like physical exercise. Other treatments you will receive include nerve treatment where electricity is administered to the affected areas if your back pain is severe or the pain originates from the joints in your spines.