When should you see a spine specialist? Almost everyone will experience back pain in their lifetime, but most often neck and back pain are due to benign functional or postural causes. To determine the source of your spinal problem and need for further treatment, it is important to get a spinal check-up.
An evaluation to include a full history report, comprehensive examination and diagnostic testing is essential for a spine specialist to give you an accurate diagnosis and treatment options. Taking positive action by getting a spinal check-up today may prevent a serious spine condition in the future. Most treatment options begin with non-operative methods that are most beneficial for the individual patient.