A doctor explains how a pinched nerve in the back causes sciatica pain in the leg

Hi Dr. Lumbago, I hope you have some answers for me. Sometimes I have pain in my lower back, and sometimes it goes down my butt and into the back part of my upper leg or thigh and ends about Continue reading A doctor explains how a pinched nerve in the back causes sciatica pain in the leg

Should I have an operation on my herniated discs?

Dr. Lumbago, Here’s my story. I hope you can tell me what I should do. Last year, almost 14 months ago, I had an accident at work on a fork lift truck when another employee hit me with his fork Continue reading Should I have an operation on my herniated discs?

Sciatic nerve location determines how sciatica affects 20% of people with back pain

Location of the sciatic nerve in relation to sciatica Where is the sciatic nerve? The sciatic nerve is largest, longest in widest nerve in humans and other animals that starts in the lower back, runs through the buttocks and down Continue reading Sciatic nerve location determines how sciatica affects 20% of people with back pain

Get rid of your Piriformis Syndrome; Spinal specialist tell you how

Piriformis syndrome relief for hip pain and sciatica  What is the best treatment for a piriformis syndrome? To understand the piriformis syndrome it is necessary to understand the piriformis muscle.  The piriformis muscle is a long, flat and narrow muscle Continue reading Get rid of your Piriformis Syndrome; Spinal specialist tell you how

Doctor with 40 years experience gives important sciatica at-home remedies

How can I get relief from sciatica? Sciatic nerve pain or sciatic neuritis The largest nerve in the body is the sciatic nerve, both in terms of length and thickness (it is about as big around as your thumb).  It Continue reading Doctor with 40 years experience gives important sciatica at-home remedies