31 million Americans experience low-back pain at any given time. Over 80% of the population suffer with back pain at some point in their life. It is the single leading cause of disability worldwide. Back pain can be caused by strained muscles or ligaments, due to bulging or herniated discs, injuries or accidents, or everyday wear and tear such as: poor posture, obesity, and arthritis. Back conditions can also lead to leg pain, numbness and weakness. Dr. Blitz has been successfully treating back pain for over 28 years. With use of manipulation, physiotherapy, acupuncture, decompression therapy, and exercise, Dr. Blitz has over a 95% success rate of treating back pain and sciatica without the need for invasive injection therapy and spinal surgery. Contact Dr. Blitz if you are suffering from back pain.