Low Back Pain

Struggling with persistent low back pain? Your solution is right here at Greenbell Clinic, where we offer effective and personalized treatment to bring you relief. Our approach to low back pain treatment is like tailoring a unique strategy to ease discomfort in your lower back. The experienced team at Greenbell Clinic identifies the root cause of your low back pain and applies gentle methods to provide relief, much like giving your lower back a soothing massage.

Whether your low back pain is a result of prolonged sitting, an injury, or the strains of daily activities, our dedicated approach is designed to help you regain comfortable movement. Visit Greenbell Clinic and let our team guide you toward bidding farewell to low back pain, welcoming back freedom of movement, and embracing a more pain-free and active lifestyle.

What is Low Back Pain?

Lower back pain is a widespread issue characterized by discomfort in the lumbar region. It can manifest as localized or radiating pain, stiffness, and reduced mobility. At Greenbell Medical Clinic, we understand how troublesome low back pain can be for many people. We know that finding the right solutions is important. Lots of people are looking for good information and effective treatments for their back pain.

Understanding the Condition

  • Prevalence: Lower back pain is highly prevalent across all age groups, affecting approximately 80% of people at some point in their lives. It is often cited as a leading cause of disability worldwide.
  • Signs and Symptoms: The pain can range from dull and achy to sharp and stabbing. Individuals may experience muscle spasms, limited flexibility, and difficulty in performing daily activities.
  • Complication: If left untreated, lower back pain can lead to chronic issues, affect adjacent body parts, and result in nerve pain. It may also contribute to long-term complications such as reduced quality of life.

Etiology and Risk Factors

  • Muscle Strain or Sprain: Overexertion, lifting heavy objects (bag) incorrectly, or sudden movements can strain or sprain the muscles and ligaments in the lower back.
  • Poor Posture: Maintaining improper posture, whether while sitting or standing, can lead to stress on the lower back over time.
  • Herniated Disc: A herniated or slipped disc occurs when the soft inner portion of an intervertebral disc pushes through the tough outer layer, irritating nearby nerves.
  • Degenerative Disc Disease: Wear and tear on the discs in the spine over time can lead to degenerative changes, causing pain and discomfort.
  • Spinal Stenosis: Narrowing of the spinal canal can put pressure on the spinal cord and nerves, resulting in lower back pain.
  • Osteoarthritis: The breakdown of cartilage in the joints of the spine due to aging or wear and tear can lead to pain and stiffness.
  • Scoliosis: Abnormal curvature of the spine can contribute to back pain, especially if the curvature puts uneven pressure on the discs.
  • Spondylolisthesis: This condition occurs when a vertebra slips forward over the vertebra below it, causing pain and potentially compressing nerves.
  • Muscle Imbalances: Weakness or imbalance in the muscles supporting the spine can contribute to low back pain.
  • Sciatica: Compression or irritation of the sciatic nerve, which runs from the lower back down the back of each leg, can cause radiating pain in the lower back and legs.
  • Trauma or Injury: Accidents, falls, or other traumatic events can result in injuries to the spine or surrounding structures.
  • Lifestyle Factors: Sedentary lifestyle, obesity, smoking, and lack of exercise can contribute to low back pain.

Service and Treatment

Our dedicated team provides holistic care, combining targeted exercises, manual therapy, and cutting-edge technology. We focus on personalized treatments to enhance recovery, prevent future discomfort, and promote overall spinal health.


Lower back pain can be caused by various factors, including muscle strain, herniated discs, poor posture, and underlying medical conditions. Physiotherapy aims to identify and address the specific cause of the pain.

Physiotherapy can help by providing targeted exercises to strengthen core muscles, improve flexibility, and correct posture. It may also include manual therapy, stretching, and education on proper body mechanics.

While short-term rest may be necessary, prolonged inactivity can lead to muscle weakness and stiffness. Physiotherapy emphasizes active rehabilitation, encouraging gradual movement and exercise for long-term pain relief.

The timeline varies for each individual, but many people experience improvement within a few weeks. Consistency in following prescribed exercises and lifestyle changes is crucial for lasting results.

Yes, physiotherapists often provide home exercise programs tailored to individual needs. Common exercises include pelvic tilts, bridges, and gentle stretches to alleviate lower back pain.

Yes, physiotherapy can help prevent recurring lower back pain by addressing underlying issues, improving posture, and providing strategies for maintaining a healthy spine through regular exercise and lifestyle modifications.

Both heat and ice can be beneficial depending on the nature of the pain. Ice is often recommended for acute inflammation, while heat may be more effective for soothing muscle stiffness. Your physiotherapist can guide you on the appropriate use.

Yes, continuing with maintenance exercises and adopting healthy lifestyle habits is essential to prevent the recurrence of lower back pain. Your physiotherapist can provide guidance on a long-term plan.

Yes, physiotherapy can be effective in managing sciatica by addressing the underlying causes, improving nerve mobility, and prescribing exercises that alleviate pressure on the sciatic nerve.

Yes, adopting a healthy lifestyle is crucial. This includes maintaining a proper posture, staying active, incorporating regular exercise, avoiding prolonged sitting, and managing stress. Your physiotherapist can provide personalized advice based on your specific situation.

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