Sciatica is the name given to a set of symptoms caused by compression or irritation of the sciatic nerve.
Symptoms of sciatic nerve pain
Symptoms of sciatic nerve pain can vary: they can be intermittent aching to sever constant pain and can include pins and needles, tingling, numbness, cramping and muscle weakness.
Pain is most commonly felt in the lower back, hip and buttock are and can sometimes also be felt in the calf and back of thigh.
Symptoms are made worse by bending, sitting, coughing, sneezing or going to the toilet.
Causes of Sciatica
There are many different causes and getting an accurate diagnosis is important for receiving the right treatment plan in order to recover as soon as possible.
Initial Consultation & Treatment
- 45 – 60 minutes
Follow up Treatments
- 30 minutes