Pain is your body’s way of telling you that something is wrong. Experiencing pain is an important and normal part of being functional and healthy. That doesn’t mean it is pleasant, and chronic pain, which is persistent pain that lasts weeks or even years, is even worse. If you experience chronic pain, you probably feel like there is no end in sight, but it doesn’t have to be that way.
At Unruh Spine Centers, our wide variety of services and capabilities allow us to treat you as an individual, not as a list of symptoms on a piece of paper. We heal your body holistically. This means that, on top of our state-of-the-art treatments designed to treat your specific conditions, we consider your lifestyle and help you implement realistic changes.
Oftentimes, these changes are quite simple and don’t involve heavy medications, but you might not know they are necessary without a team that cares about your long-term well-being. That is the difference our patients experience and it is the reason we were voted the top chiropractic office in Santa Clarita Valley for over a decade.
Treatments for chronic pain might include:
Causes of chronic pain might include:
- Poor posture
- Overuse or sports injury
- Curvature of the spine
- Sleeping on an unfit mattress
- Aging of the spine
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Multiple sclerosis
- Stomach ulcer
- Gallbladder issues
- Slipped or bulging discs
- Spinal stenosis
- Compression fractures
- Spinal fractures
- Sprains and strains
As you can see, chronic pain is a complex condition and there are many factors that could contribute to it. Though it may be complex, it is not untreatable, and you do not have to live in pain.