The sciatic nerve is the largest nerve in the body. The sciatic nerve travels from the lower back down through the buttocks, thighs, legs and into the feet. The sciatic nerve can become pinched, irritated or inflamed. Sciatica can be the result of several different causes. To successfully treat sciatica, the doctor must first establish a proper diagnosis.
The following are common symptoms associated with sciatica.
- Low back pain
- Buttock pain
- Hip pain
- Shooting pain into one or both legs
- Numbness/Tingling or Pin/Needles sensations in the legs and/or feet
- Unable to stand up straight
Dr. Roberts has years of experience treating patients that suffer with sciatica. If you’ve never had chiropractic care, give us a call today and schedule your free consultation. If you are still unsure then check out our Reviews page to see what patients are saying. Dr. Roberts has helped patients all over Madison, Hendersonville, Rivergate and Goodlettsville. Call today.