The Chiropractors in Solihull focus on the relationship between the spine and the nervous system, emphasizing the body’s innate ability to heal itself. When it comes to sciatica, chiropractic treatment aims to address the underlying causes of nerve compression or irritation.
Spinal adjustments (others talk about spinal manipulations) are at the core of chiropractic care for sciatica in Solihull. These adjustments involve gentle specific manual of the spine to realign vertebrae, reduce pressure on the nerves, and alleviate pain.
In addition to spinal adjustments, The Chiropractors of Solihull may employ other treatments such as blocking (resting on wedges placed under your pelvis), stretching, and myofascial release. These modalities target pelvic misalignments, tight muscles and soft tissues that may be contributing to sciatic nerve compression and pain. By realigning the pelvis and releasing tension in the surrounding muscles, The Chiropractors aim to improve flexibility, reduce inflammation, and promote better overall spinal health in our Solihull patients.
Additionally, the Chiropractors will often recommend specific exercises to strengthen the core and supporting muscles, promoting better spinal alignment and reducing the risk of sciatic nerve impingement.