Benefits of Pre-Back Surgery Pensacola Chiropractic Care and Exercise

Before undergoing back surgery, Pensacola back pain sufferers will do well to undergo chiropractic care and exercise. Research continues to share the benefit of non-surgical care for back pain relief. Pensacola Spinal Rehab Center is the chiropractic care office in Pensacola for both!


Self-care is often recommended as initial treatment for back pain patients. If that doesn’t produce the desired results, including non-drug therapy for acute low back pain – spinal manipulation – and for chronic or subacute back pain – spinal manipulation, intensive interdisciplinary rehab, exercise, acupuncture, massage, yoga, cognitive behavioral therapy - is suggested by medical physician organizations like the American College of Physicians and American Pain Society. (1) Pensacola Spinal Rehab Center specializes in a gentle, evidence-based spinal manipulation treatment in the form of Cox® Technic to relieve back pain that may well assist Pensacola back pain sufferers refrain from back surgery and control their back pain more self-sufficiently.


Back pain sufferers want to help themselves as much as possible. Pensacola Spinal Rehab Center realizes this. Exercise is documented to be valuable for non-surgical pain relief for patients with spinal stenosis. (2) The proper form of exercise is important, so we will discuss what is proper for you! Maybe Pilates would be your exercise of choice. A study of chronic musculoskeletal pain patients who tried a Pilates-based exercise program found that the pain patients better functioned and managed their pain condition more independently and effectively. They performed better at work, took pleasure in hobbies more, were motivated to keep exercising, did more to make do with their own pain conditions independently. These, in turn, helped them enjoy a healthier lifestyle. (3) These benefits resulted without back surgery.


Researchers established a trial of exercise for back pain patients scheduled for back surgery. They explained the back pain condition to the patients thoroughly. They established exercise programs for each patient to perform. They found that back pain patients who experienced this pre-surgery program of description and exercise gained benefit in several ways: The back pain sufferers noticed improvement exercising than being inactive while waiting for surgery. The back pain sufferers’ frame of mind improved as they exercised. They had time to mull over their treatment and lifestyle options. Even patients who didn’t describe symptom improvement reacted well to this program as they felt more confident managing their pain themselves. (4) These are all beneficial outcomes Pensacola back pain patients discover in their chiropractic care at Pensacola Spinal Rehab Center. Control not cure is a realistic goal when coping with back pain.

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Listen to this PODCAST by Dr. Keith Bartley on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about helping a patient find pain relief with the Cox® Technic System of Spine Pain Management as he wanted to avoid back surgery.

Schedule your Pensacola chiropractic appointment today. You will find an individualized chiropractic treatment plan that consists of Cox® Technic and exercise you find doable may well produce the Pensacola back pain relief you desire without back surgery.

Pensacola Spinal Rehab Center offers beneficial pre-back surgery chiropractic care and exercise to physically prepare for and possibly avoid back surgery. 
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