My condition is called what?


Back or neck pain caused by problems with structures within the back is called mechanical in origin because it involves the mechanics of the spine. Often the pain is aggravated by physical activity or particular postures.


COMMON BACK PROBLEMS

Various types of back pain you may be experiencing are listed below. Please note that each individual experiences different forms of pain and the best way to treat your pain is to set up an appointment with one of our trained physicians who can treat you properly. Read about different symptoms that may be causing your back pain by clicking on the tabs below.

ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS

CAUDA EQUINA SYNDROME

DEGENERATIVE DISC DISEASE

FACET JOINT SYNDROME

HERNIATED DISC

LUMBAR SPONDYLOSIS

MUSCLE STRAIN

NOT A SLIPPED DISC

SCIATICA

SCOLIOSIS

SPINAL STENOSIS

SPONDYLOLISTHESIS

VERTEBRAL COMPRESSION FRACTURE


COMMON NECK PROBLEMS

When you have an unhealthy neck, it is often hard to determine how the problem developed. Regardless of how your neck became unhealthy, you may experience symptoms and neck problems that may limit your ability to move. Neck problems range from minor muscle strain to major soft tissue damage, such as tears in muscles and ligaments. Other problems are associated with changes in the disks and vertebrae in your upper spine.

ACHES AND PAINS

ARTHRITIS

MUSCLE STRAIN

MUSCLE TENSION

WHIPLASH AND OTHER INJURIES