For patients dealing with back pain, studies show that early back physical therapy can reduce back pain, reduce the use of pain medications, lower the cost of care, and improve patient outcomes. In fact, for certain types of back pain, heading to a physical therapy chiropractor may be just as effective as surgical intervention. If you’ve sustained a back injury or you’re dealing with a sudden onset of low back pain, then heading to your chiropractor for physical therapy may be better than going on pain medications or going through painful injections of surgery.

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