Where Lower Back Pain Begins

Top Washington D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Where Lower Back Pain Begins

Lower back pain is a common problem that severely impacts the quality of your life. It can limit your ability to be active. It can cause you to miss work. Many different causes may lead to pain in your lower back.

Where does lower back pain begin?

This detailed video describes lower back pain, including the lumbar spine, spinal nerves, common causes of pain, symptoms, and treatment. Some types of back pain are treated with over-the-counter medications and ointments. Your healthcare provider may recommend prescription medications, cortisone injections, or physical therapy.