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  • Writer's pictureDr. Rory Dopps

Chiropractic and Sciatica: A Safe Route to Pain Relief

Updated: May 29, 2023

Low back pain
Woman with Sciatica


Sciatica, characterized by pain that radiates along the path of the sciatic nerve, can be a debilitating condition. As a chiropractor with 19 years of experience, I, Dr. Rory Dopps, understand the importance of safe and effective treatment options for sciatica.

Chiropractic Care: A Safe Solution for Sciatica:

Chiropractic care can provide a safe, non-invasive approach to manage sciatica pain. Here's how:

  1. Spinal Adjustments: Misalignments in the spine can exacerbate sciatica symptoms. Chiropractic adjustments aim to correct these misalignments, potentially relieving pressure on the sciatic nerve.

  2. Intersegmental Traction: This therapy can help improve spinal mobility and comfort, aiding in the management of sciatica symptoms.

  3. Posture Biomechanics: Proper posture can alleviate unnecessary strain on the lower back, potentially reducing sciatica symptoms.

  4. Therapeutic Exercises: Customized exercises can strengthen the lower back and abdominal muscles, providing better support for the spine.

Supplementing Care:

Designs for Health provides a range of supplements that can complement chiropractic care. For sciatica patients, Inflammatone™ might be particularly beneficial as it is designed to help manage inflammation, a common factor in sciatica pain.

Call to Action:

Don't let sciatica keep you from enjoying life. Schedule your appointment online at and explore how chiropractic care can safely provide relief from sciatica pain.


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