BackWe have discovered that low back pain is synonymous with sacroiliac joint dysfunction. This is certainly not a mainstream practice or belief. Including the sacroiliac joint with low back treatment has been the consistent piece of the puzzle not considered with any low back pain diagnosis. The Lumbar Discs and sacroiliac joint are simply not diagnosed and not treated. The problem with ignoring the most important joint complex of the back is that traditional therapeutic exercises for back pain is that they aggravate the SIJ complex.
There is always a reason for pain. You have to be able to find it, that is you need to establish a cause<>effect relationship. The Leveling Technique is ideal and superior to accomplish this differential diagnosis.
Once the SIJ dysfunction has been identified, then it will change the way you approach resolution of back pain. We treat backs as joints, we treat the source of back pain. Please see our Philosophy of Care for more information on the Leveling Technique.
Who can we help?
For those who suffer from sciatica, hip pain, numbness and tingling, acute and chronic back pain, bulging discs, post-surgery back pain, pregnancy related back pain and herniated discs, Alternative Back Care has a solution.
Who should see us for back pain relief?
How the SI joint relates to back pain:
Back pain has one of the worst resolution rates of all orthopedic injuries. Why? The correct source of pain is being ignored. At Alternative Back Care we believe back pain originates from the sacroiliac (SI) joint and the lumbar facet joints. Accurate alignment of these joints equal relief.
What is the SI joint?