Sciatica is a common condition that causes pain affecting the sciatic nerve, which is a large nerve extending from the lower back down the back of each leg. Sciatica refers to pain, weakness, numbness, or tingling going down the entire leg. It is caused by injury to or pressure on the sciatic nerve. Sciatica is caused by irrational of the lower lumbar and lumbosarcal spine. Sciatica usually affects only one side of the lower body and the pain can extend from the lower back all the way down the leg.
Symptoms of Sciatica:
- Pain in the ear
- Pain in legs from either sitting or standing
- Burning or tingling in the legs
- Shooting pain in legs
- Difficulty to stand up
- Weakness or numbness in the leg or foot
Massage Therapy has been proven to be effective treatment to reduce Sciatica-like symptoms. With the treatments offered at Massage Infinity we can reduce your pain and discomfort. Call our office today to schedule your massage or click on book appointment online.