Virtually everyone suffers from back pain at some point in their life. Back pain can be temporary or the pain may be chronic. In either case, finding back pain treatment will help to reduce or completely eliminate the pain and discomfort. Treatment for back pain is the difference between a happy and engaging day and an uncomfortable and saddening one.
With the help of Urgent Care Extra, you can find all of the treatment for lower back pain that you need to get on with your day and life. Don’t let back pain keep you down.
Lower Back Pain Treatment, Back Pain Remedies, and More
Treatments for back pain aren’t difficult to find. Stop in today at any Urgent Care Extra facility and we’ll help you diagnose your back pain and help you find any lower back pain treatment that you need.
Diagnosis of Back Pain
When you visit any health care professional, they will need to complete a few basic tests to determine the severity and cause of your back pain. Back pain can come from a variety of sources and it’s important to pinpoint exactly what is causing it. The more information you can provide, the better off you will be. If you’re not sure where exactly the pain is coming from, there are a variety of tests that may be completed in order to pinpoint it.
A health care professional may test or perform the following:
- Blood or Urine
- Physical Range of Motion
- Nerve Function
- Pressure on Your Back (to locate the area of discomfort or pain)
- CT Scans
- and more
You will not typically need to go through every single test, depending on how severe the pain is.
Back Pain Treatment and Remedies
Once we have identified the source of your pain, we can then begin back pain treatment. Lower back pain treatment varies from person to person based on the source and severity of the pain. The objective of back pain treatment is to offer pain relief while restoring any loss of movement.
Until you receive professional treatment, you can try a variety of different remedies to help reduce the severity of the pain you’re suffering from.
- Ice Packs
- Acetaminophen (Tylenol)
- Aspirin or NSAIDs (Adults Only)
- Controlled and Tailored Exercise Routines
- Physical Therapy
- Whirlpool Baths
- Controlled Application of Heat
Are you ready to be done suffering from back pain? Give us a call or stop into Urgent Care Extra today! We’ll help you diagnose the exact source of your back pain and get you set up to treat, reduce, or eliminate your back pain.