Sciatica Pain

Sciatica Pain Treatment

Sciatica pain typically stems from compression or irritation of the sciatic nerve, which runs from the lower back down through the buttocks and legs. Symptoms often include sharp pain, tingling, or numbness that radiates from the lower back and buttocks down one leg. Common causes include herniated discs, spinal stenosis, or degenerative disc disease, whch is the most common cause. 


Our Approach

 Treatment at Akasha involves designing an individualized pain management techniques, physical therapy, medications, such as peptides, exercises and lifestyle modifications, all of which can help alleviate symptoms and prevent recurrence. Utilizing a combination of physical therapy, medication management, and minimally invasive procedures to achieve the best possible outcomes, we integrate the latest medical research on identifying the underlying cause of the sciatic nerve irritation.

Comprehensive Diagnostic Assessment: Detailed evaluation to determine the specific cause of sciatica, such as herniated disc, spinal stenosis, or nerve root compression.

Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation: Customized exercises and therapies to strengthen the back and core muscles, improve flexibility, and reduce nerve pressure.

Pain Management Strategies: Medication, nerve blocks, and other interventions to provide immediate pain relief and improve quality of life.

Minimally Invasive Procedures: Advanced treatments like epidural steroid injections to reduce inflammation and relieve nerve pain.

Lifestyle and Ergonomic Counseling: Guidance on posture, ergonomics, and lifestyle modifications to prevent future episodes of sciatica.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What are the common symptoms of sciatica?
Sciatica typically presents as pain that radiates from the lower back down to the leg, often accompanied by numbness, tingling, or weakness in the affected leg.

What causes sciatica?
Sciatica is usually caused by compression or irritation of the sciatic nerve, often due to a herniated disc, spinal stenosis, piriformis syndrome, or a pinched nerve.

How is sciatica treated?
Treatment options vary based on the underlying cause and severity of symptoms, including physical therapy, medications, injections, and sometimes surgery for severe cases.

How long does sciatica treatment take to work?
The response to treatment can vary; some patients experience relief within a few weeks, while others may need a longer period to achieve significant improvement.

Can sciatica be prevented?
While not all cases can be prevented, maintaining a healthy weight, practicing good posture, and engaging in regular exercise can reduce the risk of developing sciatica.

At  Akasha, our Sciatica Treatment  is multidisciplinary and  designed to provide targeted, effective relief for pain, helping you return to a pain-free and active lifestyle. Contact us today to learn more about our comprehensive approach to sciatica treatment and how we can assist you in managing this condition.