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Common Questions About Back Pain Relief

Common Questions About Back Pain Relief in Omaha Kosak Chiropractic and Acupuncture in Omaha

Back pain is the number one issue requiring treatment from our Omaha chiropractor, Dr. Kosak. It is typically related to injury or misalignment and can take the form of low back pain, mid back pain or upper back pain. Fortunately, there is a non-invasive chiropractic treatment for most types of back pain.

The following are some of the most frequently asked questions Dr. Kosak in Omaha, NE receives about chiropractic care for upper, middle, and lower back pain relief.

What is Causing My Back Pain?

Lower, middle and upper back pain can have a range of causes, including:

How Exactly Does Chiropractic Care Help to Relieve Back Pain?

The basis of chiropractic care is correcting misalignments and imbalances in the musculoskeletal system. Once these issues are corrected, healing can occur more rapidly. Some of the treatments utilized by our Omaha chiropractor Kosak Chiropractic and Acupuncture include:

  • Manual manipulation of the spine

  • Instrument-based chiropractic treatments

  • Spinal decompression treatment

  • Address bulging or herniated discs

  • Reduce pressure on the spinal cord

What Happens Within a Back Injury to Cause Back Pain?

Back pain is caused by a sprain or strain to one or more of the back muscles. Spinal misalignment from an injury, overuse or poor ergonomics can also cause discomfort and pain. Problems with the spinal discs in the form of a bulging disc, herniated disc or degenerative disc disease can also be at the root of back pain.

Are There Other Treatments That Can Complement Chiropractic Care for Back Pain?

Yes. In addition to chiropractic care, our Omaha chiropractor might recommend the following services to enhance the healing process:

  • At-home exercises

  • Acupuncture 

  • Postural screening and spinal adjustments

  • Electrical stimulation

  • Traction therapy

Contact Our Omaha Chiropractor at Kosak Chiropractic and Acupuncture For Back Pain Relief

Chiropractic care offers non-invasive, drug-free relief for upper, middle and lower back pain. Kosak Chiropractic and Acupuncture in Omaha is here to facilitate efficient healing and effective back pain relief for the upper, middle and lower back. Dr. Kevin Kosak has a mission of assisting clients to have a high quality of life that’s free of pain and discomfort. Contact us today at 402-964-0300 to schedule an appointment for chiropractic.

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Dr. Kevin Kosak was born and raised in Olivia, Minnesota. Dr. Kosak studied biomedical science at St. Cloud State University in St. Cloud, Minnesota. He then earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology and his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, Minnesota. Dr. Kosak also earned his acupuncture certification through the Acupuncture Society of America, founded and taught by the world-renowned and 1998 World Health Organization “Man of the Year”, Dr. Richard Yennie.
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