Sciatica Nerve Pain is often characterized by one or more of the following symptoms:
Alternative Sciatica Treatment in addition to standard medical treatments, several alternative treatments have also been shown to provide effective sciatica pain relief for many patients. Three of the more common forms of alternative care for sciatica include osteopathic manipulation, acupuncture, and massage therapy.
Spinal adjustments and manual manipulation performed by appropriately trained health professionals (such as osteopaths,) are focused on providing better spinal column alignment, which in turn should help to address a number of underlying conditions that can cause sciatic nerve pain. Manual manipulation done to address the right indications by qualified professionals can create a better healing environment and should not be painful.