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

Seeing a child in pain upsets a parent. Baton Rouge back pain in adolescents does happen. Baton Rouge chiropractic care eases Baton Rouge back pain for many adults and kids. When it comes to Baton Rouge chiropractic care of adolescent back pain, Spine & Sports Rehab Center may well include spinal manipulation along with exercise which return the adolescent back to being a kid!


Back pain in adolescents is real. It is even reported that disc degeneration starts in the second decade of life. (1) It is quite concerning to all involved: the patient, parent(s) and physician. Most back pain for adolescents is typically muscle strain- or poor mechanics-related as the spine is not yet fully mature. The forces encountered while playing sports may set up a young person for injury. Luckily, conservative, non-operative care successfully returns the pediatric back pain sufferer to activity without the pain. (2) That’s where spinal manipulation in the hands of the Baton Rouge chiropractor and Baton Rouge chiropractic care comes into play at Spine & Sports Rehab Center.


In a paper about how to assist adolescents with their back pain, spinal manipulation with exercise outdoes exercise alone. Spinal manipulation plus exercise was more useful at one year follow up, too. At 6 months patient outcomes showed the largest differences between spinal manipulation and exercise. Other advantages are no treatment-related side effects in addition to bonuses in quality of life improvement and medication use, satisfaction and disability reduction. (3) Spine & Sports Rehab Center successfully helps Baton Rouge adolescent back pain sufferers. Spine & Sports Rehab Center does everything possible to get our young back pain sufferers moving again!


Since degenerative disc disease is documented to begin in youth, it’s wise 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 generally discussed. Spine & Sports Rehab Centermay well suggest a disc health supplement that has chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine sulfate since Baton Rouge back pain has already started in the adolescent’s life. Baton Rouge chiropractic care of 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 Spine & Sports Rehab Center today for your Baton Rouge young person with Baton Rouge back pain. Spine & Sports Rehab Center employs conservative chiropractic care to relieve their pain.

Spine & Sports Rehab Center uses Baton Rouge  chiropractic and exercise to relieve back pain in adolescents.


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