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Benefits of Pre-Back Surgery New Roads Chiropractic Care and Exercise

Before undergoing back surgery, New Roads back pain sufferers can benefit from pre-back surgery chiropractic care and exercise. Research keeps sharing the benefit of non-surgical care for back pain relief. InNew Roads New Roads Chiropractic Center is the chiropractic care clinic for both!


Self-care is frequently recommended as initial treatment for back pain patients. If that doesn’t work, adding non-drug therapy for acute low back pain – spinal manipulation – and for chronic or subacute back pain – spinal manipulation, intensive interdisciplinary rehab, exercise, acupuncture, massage, yoga, cognitive behavioral therapy - is promoted by medical physician groups like the American College of Physicians and American Pain Society. (1) New Roads Chiropractic Center delivers a gentle, evidence-based spinal manipulation treatment known as Cox® Technic for relief of back pain that may well help New Roads back pain sufferers refrain from back surgery and manage their back pain more independently.


Back pain sufferers want to help themselves as much as possible. New Roads Chiropractic Center realizes this. Exercise is shown positive for non-surgical pain relief for patients with spinal stenosis. (2) The right form of exercise is vital, so we’ll talk about what’s right for you! Maybe Pilates would be your exercise of choice. A study of chronic musculoskeletal pain patients who undertook a Pilates-based exercise program found that the pain patients better functioned and managed their pain condition more independently and effectively. They did better at work, took pleasure in hobbies more, were motivated to keep exercising, did more to manage their own pain conditions without outside help. These, in turn, helped them enjoy a healthier lifestyle. (3) These benefits arose without back surgery.


Researchers established a trial of exercise for back pain patients headed to back surgery. They described the back pain condition to the patients thoroughly. They set up exercise programs for each patient to do. They discovered that back pain patients who experienced this pre-surgery program of explanation and exercise benefitted in several ways: The back pain sufferers noticed improvement exercising than being inactive while waiting for surgery. The back pain sufferers’ mood got better as they exercised. They had time to mull over their treatment and lifestyle options. Even patients who did not describe symptom improvement reacted well to this program as they thought themselves more confident in being able to do some self-management of their pain. (4) These are all beneficial outcomes New Roads back pain patients find in their chiropractic care at New Roads Chiropractic Center. Control not cure is a reasonable goal when dealing with back pain.

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Listen to this PODCAST by Dr. Keith Bartley on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about helping a patient find pain relief with the Cox® Technic System of Spine Pain Management as he wanted to avoid back surgery.

Schedule your New Roads chiropractic appointment today. You will find a personalized chiropractic treatment plan that consists of Cox® Technic and exercise you find doable may well deliver the New Roads back pain relief you desire without back surgery.

New Roads Chiropractic Center suggests beneficial pre-back surgery chiropractic care and exercise to physically prepare for and possibly avoid back surgery. 
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