How did it happen?
Sciatica occurs when the sciatic nerve is compressed or irritated by inflammation. The hallmark symptom for many people with sciatica is radiating pain from the lower back into the buttocks and down into the leg. There are various causes or triggers that can cause or elicit Sciatica with the most common being occupational stress, nerve compression, and poor biomechanics. With the proper diagnosis and assessment of factors in an individual’s life that may be contributing to Sciatica, we can determine the cause and treatment to better help alleviate Sciatica and prevent it from happening altogether.