Scoliosis is a curving of the normally straight spine that varies in severity in different people. Many cases of Scoliosis are mild, while some cases are much more severe, especially with age. Scoliosis often develops before puberty and may go unnoticed until adulthood.
While Scoliosis can run in families, in many cases the cause is unknown.
The main causes of Scoliosis are:
While some cases of Scoliosis are so mild that they do not cause any symptoms, many cases of Sciatica do have signs and symptoms associated with it.
The most common signs and symptoms of Sciatica include:
Treatment for Scoliosis at New York Pain Care includes personalized treatment plans designed by our expert staff. Early detection of Scoliosis is important to help monitor the curvature during growth, to make sure it does not worsen. Scoliosis treatment may include Physical Therapy, stabilization, pain management, or surgery in severe cases.
The first step in treating Scoliosis is to make an appointment to see a Back Specialist or Interventional Spine Specialist for a Scoliosis diagnosis and to learn your Scoliosis treatment options.
Call us at 212-604-1300 or request more information using the form above. At New York Pain Care our goal is to get you started on a personalized treatment plan to find relief.
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