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Your doctor may check your medical history and perform a physical examination. This may include observing your posture, physical condition, range of motion, and assessing for pain while performing certain movements.
Your doctor will also perform a neurological examination of your lower limbs.
Diagnostic tests may be prescribed, such as:
Depending on the extent of the condition, your doctor may prescribe non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication (NSAIDs) to help alleviate the pain.
Other treatments may also include:
While many find relief in non-surgical options, surgery may be necessary if other methods are ineffective.
Back pain is often caused by pressure on the nerves in the spine. Dr Mashfiqul explains its causes and possible treatments.
Any form of sports injury should not be taken lightly. As long as you have sustained an injury, remember there’s a chance that it can become worse without proper treatment.
Dr Lim Mui Hong explains the statistics on sports injuries, the most common sports injuries and how best to minimise your risk.
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+65 6250 0000 (Orchard) or +65 6898 6898 (Novena)
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+65 8111 7777 (Orchard) or +65 8111 5777 (Novena)
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