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Sciatica

Sciatica is pain in the back and legs which is caused by pressure on the sciatic nerve.

Causes


Some of the causes of Sciatica include:

  • Prolapsed or slipped disc
  • Nerve damage
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Bones disease or injury
  • Poor posture

Symptoms


The symptoms of Sciatica include:

  • Acute lower back pain
  • Pain in the leg
  • Leg/back numbness or pins and needles
  • Muscle spasms in the lower back

Diagnosis and treatment


If you’re suffering with Sciatica, or are concerned that you might be, come and talk to us at T&O Spine. An expert consultant will discuss your medical history with you, carry out a physical examination and talk you through the treatment options.