Back pain is an extremely common complaint throughout Australia. In fact 8 out of 10 people will suffer from back pain at some point in their lives. Back pain can be caused by many things including arthritis, ligament strain, muscle strain, muscle weakness, disc injury, bone fractures, poor posture and incorrect lifting and work technique.
As there are many causes for back pain it is important that you are assessed by an experienced physiotherapist who can correctly diagnose the cause of your specific back condition. Treatment will consist of “hands on treatment” to improve pain and movement as well as back rehabilitation exercise therapy to return your back to optimal function.