Call us to set up an appointment! 719-599-8783

Colorado Springs Exercise and Spinal Manipulation Recommended for Older Adult Back Pain

Geriatric back pain patients benefit from combined chiropractic care: spinal manipulation and mobilization plus exercise. That is what new best practices guidelines recommend. Shocked? Not likely! Your Colorado Springs chiropractor takes care of your spine, and you treat your spine! Together, your Colorado Springs chiropractor and you the Colorado Springs back pain sufferer make a great spine care team. The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR is your local Colorado Springs chiropractic care center where Colorado Springs back pain patients meet their Colorado Springs chiropractor to form a pain relieving treatment plan as well as a plan to prevent future back pain.

A recent high-level research review reiterates that spinal manipulation is safe for older adults suffering with back pain. The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR appreciates this confirmation! How did they do this? The systematic review of all published articles over a 7 year period updated current recommendations. Thirty-seven panelists contributed to this best practices guidelinesupdate and review. In the end, they agreed on current statements regarding the best practices for chiropractic care of older adults with back pain. They strengthened the current statement about the safety of spinal manipulation for these patients. The panel inserted two additional notes of advice that (1) chiropractors should suggest exercise to back pain patients who are older and (2) manipulation and mobilization do more than just reduce pain; they improve overall outcomes of care. (1) The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR agrees! Colorado Springs chiropractic patients often look for care to eliminate their back pain. Then, they discover Colorado Springs chiropractic care that does more than just back pain relief. Chiropractic incorporation of nutrition, exercise, and wellness care allows them to embrace a healthier way of life.

This chiropractic care starts with back pain relief. The spinal manipulation approach The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR uses is known as Cox Technic. From the research studies concerning this approach, it’s known that radiculopathy (leg pain), chronic moderate/severe back pain and recurrent mild back pain (pain than comes and goes) respond better to chiropractic Cox Technic than to medical conservative care. This study also documented that chronic/recurrent – back pain that recurs several times a year – reacts better to exercise. (2) The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR knows exercise is crucial to control back pain and prevent future back pain. The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR urges all our Colorado Springs chiropractic patients to help themselves with exercise.

Schedule your Colorado Springs chiropractic appointment with The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR to talk about Colorado Springs back pain relief and prevention in older adults with Colorado Springs chiropractic care and suitable Colorado Springs exercise. Your Colorado Springs chiropractor and you will collaborate as well as recommended spinal manipulation and exercise do to safely and effectively relieve low back pain.

 
 
« View All Featured Exercises
"This information and website content is not intended to diagnose, guarantee results, or recommend specific treatment or activity. It is designed to educate and inform only. Please consult your physician for a thorough examination leading to a diagnosis and well-planned treatment strategy. See more details on the DISCLAIMER page."