Can Physical Therapy Replace Surgery for Some Back Pain Sufferers?

Do you suffer from chronic back pain? Has it gotten bad enough that you’re considering surgery? A new study has confirmed that physical therapy can be as effective as surgery in treating a particular form of back pain known as Lumbar Spinal Stenosis (LSS). LSS is the most common cause for lumbar surgery in the US, but in the study patients who underwent physical therapy just two times per week for two weeks experienced the same amount of symptom relief as those who went through surgery. Take a look at the results from the study below.

Read the full article here: Physical Therapy as Effective as Surgery for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

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