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Benefits of Pre-Back Surgery Auburn Chiropractic Care and Exercise

Before undergoing back surgery, Auburn back pain sufferers can benefit from pre-back surgery chiropractic care and exercise. Research keeps sharing the benefit of non-surgical treatment for back pain relief. Dr. Le's Chiropractic & Wellness, L.L.C. is the chiropractic care office in Auburn for both!


Self-care is often recommended as initial treatment for back pain patients. If that doesn’t produce the desired results, 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 suggested by medical physician organizations like the American College of Physicians and American Pain Society. (1) Dr. Le's Chiropractic & Wellness, L.L.C. delivers a gentle, evidence-based spinal manipulation treatment known as Cox® Technic to relieve back pain that may well assist Auburn back pain sufferers avoid back surgery and manage their back pain more self-sufficiently.


Back pain sufferers would like to help themselves as much as possible. Dr. Le's Chiropractic & Wellness, L.L.C. realizes this. Exercise is documented to be valuable for non-surgical pain relief for patients with spinal stenosis. (2) The right type of exercise is key, so we’ll discuss what’s proper for you! Maybe Pilates would be your exercise of choice. A study of chronic musculoskeletal pain patients who tried a Pilates-based exercise program revealed that the pain patients better functioned and coped with their pain condition more independently and efficiently. They performed better at work, enjoyed hobbies more, were inspired to keep exercising, did more to manage their own pain conditions without outside help. These, in turn, motivated them to experience a healthier way of life. (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 established exercise programs for each patient to do. They discovered that back pain patients who underwent this pre-surgery program of explanation and exercise gained benefit in several ways: The back pain sufferers felt better exercising than being inactive while waiting for surgery. The back pain sufferers’ frame of mind got better as they exercised. They had time to contemplate their treatment and lifestyle options. Even patients who didn’t describe symptom improvement responded well to this program as they felt more confident in being able to do some self-management of their pain. (4) These are all positive outcomes Auburn back pain patients find in their chiropractic care at Dr. Le's Chiropractic & Wellness, L.L.C.. Control not cure is a reasonable objective 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 Auburn chiropractic appointment today. You will find a personalized chiropractic treatment plan that includes Cox® Technic and exercise you find physically possible may well produce the Auburn back pain relief you desire without back surgery.

Dr. Le's Chiropractic & Wellness, L.L.C. suggests beneficial pre-back surgery chiropractic care and exercise to physically prepare for and possibly avoid back surgery. 
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