Lower Back Pain

Articles researched and written by Sally Ann Quirke, a fully qualified professional chartered Physiotherapist based in Ireland.

Symptoms and Treatment of Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain will affect up to 80% of us at some stage in our lives, and takes up a lot of my daily work in my own physiotherapy practice.

Generally, treating lower back pain is quite straightforward in theory: it requires elimination of the cause, followed by strengthening exercises that reduce the risk of re-occurrence. However, in practice, each case has to be examined on an individual basis - correct initial diagnosis is key.

This section of the website provides some articles on the various symptoms, causes and treatments of Lower Back Pain that we typically see.

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