Lower Back Pain Relief

with Crist Chiropractic Care in Franklin, TN

Relieve your lower back pain without prescription medications

Those with back pain may be suffering from numerous conditions such as back sprain injuries, spinal stenosis, sacroiliac sprain, lumbar intervertebral disc injuries, and facet joint sprains. Experts estimate that as many as 80% of the population will experience back pain or a back problem at some time in our lives.

Chiropractic care for back pain is safe and effective. Along with reducing pain without taking medication, it helps to advance physical therapy and requires less passive forms of treatment. As a part of your chiropractor-suggested treatment plan, they may use spinal manipulation therapy instruments, and therapeutic exercises to reduce your back pain.

Before a chiropractor treats you, they will perform a thorough exam to determine and diagnose the specific cause of your pain. Once they diagnose the specific disorder causing your pain, they will create a customized care plan with your treatment that will lead patients on the path to being pain-free.

Read More About Lower Back Pain Treatments Below

Can a Chiropractor Help my Sacroiliac Pain?

Sacroiliac pain is that nagging pain in your lower back and hips that worsens during weight bearing activities such as walking.  The pain is a result of inflamed sacroiliac joints, which are located in the “dimpled” area at the base of your spine.  This is where your sacrum connects to your pelvis. These sacroiliac joints…
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Spinal Decompression: Your Questions Answered

More than 80% of North Americans report back and neck pain.  That’s a pretty significant number of people in constant pain; stiffness, discomfort and disability may linger on long after the original injury is healed. Most back and neck pain can be traced to the discs within the spine with herniations, bulges, and degeneration most…
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pregnant woman

Can I Use a Chiropractor if I’m Pregnant?

Back pain tends to be a very common complaint among pregnant women, and because of their pregnancies, it can be more complicated to treat.  For back pain, the best course of treatment is usually non-invasive, gentle chiropractic adjustments.  Chiropractic care focuses on the entire body as a whole, including the discs, nerves, and bone geometry…
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Woman injured after a car accident.

Can A Car Accidents Cause A Herniated Disc?

After car accidents, it’s not uncommon for someone to experience pain and stiffness.  What if it’s more than just a little post-accident discomfort?  After all, you weren’t going that fast, so how bad could it be? The truth is, it doesn’t matter how fast you were going when you were hit.  Serious injury is possible…
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Young woman having lower back pain from spinal stenosis after workout at the gym, looking for relief from sciatica pain

Easy Stretches Provide Relief for Sciatica Pain

Relief for Sciatica Pain? Can this be real? We’ve got some sciatica stretches to relieve your pain and get you back to living. Sciatic nerve pain is one of the most excruciating and debilitating conditions you can experience.  The pain can be so severe that you may not be able to move once you’ve found…
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Lady grimacing in pain who needs treatments for herniated disc

Treatments for Herniated Disc Pain

Have you ever been minding your own business, when you suddenly felt a sharp pain in your back? Sometimes you’ll be relaxing or watching TV and feel a jolt when you stand up to get more popcorn. You might be wondering where on earth the pain came from. Or what could possibly be wrong with…
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Ways Non-Surgical Spinal Decompression Will Help After a Car Accident

After a car accident, victims can be hurt in many ways.  The injuries can show up immediately in the form of pain and swelling, or they can take days or sometimes even weeks to show.  Non-surgical decompression can benefit these common injury patterns and keep them from worsening. Common Injuries After a Car Accident Car…
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Teenage boy talking on phone after his car wreck

Nine Ways a Chiropractor Can Help You After a Car Wreck

Even if your car wreck was only minor, you can still be left with serious injuries.  Regardless of the severity of the wreck, you should always be evaluated by a medical professional. It’s important to remember that some injuries will not show up immediately and may take days or sometimes even weeks to become apparent. …
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Should I See a Chiropractor After a Car Accident?

Immediately after a car accident, most people will ignore pain and potential injury.  There’s so much to do; information exchange, insurance notifications, tow trucks and police reports seem never-ending on the scene of the accident.   With the rush of emotions, nerves and adrenaline it is very easy to forget that you may be injured and…
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Woman in workout gear holding her back from sciatica pain in lower back

Chiropractic Care for Sciatica

Sciatica is a very common source of back pain.  It refers to nerve pain that begins in the lower back or buttock area and travels to one leg, or sometimes both.  Pain that originates in another area of the body that is different from the source of the pain is called neuralgia, referred pain, or…
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