Lower back pain is the second most common cause of missed work, following only the common cold. However, there are therapies available to treat chronic and acute back pain.
With this video, you can learn about the causes and symptoms of lumbar strains. A strain refers to an overstretching or tearing of the muscle fibers, while a sprain occurs when the ligaments or tendons are overstretched. Lumbar strains are often caused by overuse injuries or failing to warm up and stretch before participating in physical or strenuous activities. Watch this full clip for more information on the symptoms and treatment options of lumbar strains.
For more information on your treatment options for lower back pain, call the Jacksonville doctors with Personal Injury Physicians at (904) 638-3702. We offer a number of physical therapy options, including massage therapy and exercise therapy.