Baton Rouge Chiropractic Care with Spinal Manipulation and Exercise Relieves Adolescent Back Pain

There’s nothing like seeing pain in a child to upset a parent more. Baton Rouge back pain in adolescents happens. Baton Rouge chiropractic care relieves Baton Rouge back pain for many adults and kids. When it comes to Baton Rouge chiropractic care of adolescent back pain, Capitol Spine & Rehabilitation may well incorporate spinal manipulation along with exercise which get the adolescent back to living the life of a kid!


Back pain in adolescents happens. It’s even written that disc degeneration starts in the teens. (1) It is quite concerning to all involved: the patient, parent(s) and physician. Most back pain for adolescents is usually muscle strain- or poor mechanics-related as the spine is skeletally immature yet. Sports forces may predispose a young person for injury. Luckily, conservative, non-operative care effectively returns the pediatric back pain sufferer to pain-free activity. (2) That’s where spinal manipulation in the hands of the Baton Rouge chiropractor and Baton Rouge chiropractic care plays a role at Capitol Spine & Rehabilitation.


In a study of how to help kids manage their back pain, spinal manipulation with exercise beats exercise alone. Spinal manipulation plus exercise was more effective at one year follow up, too. The 6 months’ follow-up showed the greatest differences between spinal manipulation and exercise. Other benefits are no treatment-related side effects and bonuses in quality of life improvement and medication use, satisfaction and disability reduction. (3) Capitol Spine & Rehabilitation successfully helps Baton Rouge adolescent back pain sufferers. Capitol Spine & Rehabilitation does everything possible to get our young back pain sufferers moving again!


Since degenerative disc disease is documented to begin in youth, it is sensible to commence feeding the discs of youth. Much attention is paid to teenage calcium supplementation for osteoporosis prevention in later years while adolescent supplementation for disc degeneration prevention and care is not widely discussed. Capitol Spine & Rehabilitationmay well suggest a disc health supplement that has chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine sulfate since Baton Rouge back pain has now started in the adolescent’s life. Baton Rouge chiropractic care with spinal manipulation, nutrition and exercise is valuable!

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Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Mark Korchok on the Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson as he discusses his care of a young patient in her teens while she played sports.

Schedule a Baton Rouge chiropractic appointment with Capitol Spine & Rehabilitation today for your Baton Rouge young person with Baton Rouge back pain. Capitol Spine & Rehabilitation applies conservative chiropractic care to relieve their pain.

Capitol Spine & Rehabilitation uses Baton Rouge chiropractic and exercise to relieve back pain in adolescents.


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