Sciatica – causes, symptoms and treatment

Sciatica is a symptom and not a disease. It just describes the pain. Sciatica simply means “pain along the sciatic nerve”. It is a type of pain that comes from the irritation or inflammation of the sciatic nerve.

Sciatica causes and treatment | Mangattil Rajesh |Spine Surgeon London |

Lumbago – causes, symptoms and treatment

Lumbago is a general term used to describe back pain in the lower back region. Lumbago is very common and affects 80% of the population. It is common for all ages and in young people who have demanding physical work.

Lumbago causes and treatment | Mangattil Rajesh |Spine Surgeon London |

5 Back Pain Conditions That Mainly Affect Women

You will be very surprised to know that there are a set of unique conditions that are more common in women than men. Why? Because their anatomy and childbirth make them prone to developing back pain and back pain-related problems.

Back Pain conditions that affect Women | Mangattil Rajesh | Spine Surgeon London |

Core Strength for Back Pain Treatment

‘Core strength’ is the strength in the middle portion (core) of your trunk in a standing position. Understand where the actual ‘core’ in a human body is and how the ‘core muscles’ is responsible for low back pain.

Improve your Core Strength to reduce Back pain | Mangattil Rajesh | Spine Surgeon London |

What is Lumbar Radiculopathy?

Lumbar Radiculopathy is a medical team used to describe a condition where there is pain, numbness or weakness of your buttock and legs. Sciatica is a generally used common term when the pain travels down the back of the leg from your back.

Back pain with Lumbar Radiculopathy | Mangattil Rajesh | Spine Surgeon London |

Can your Low Back pain be caused by Depression?

We know that chronic low back pain can cause depression. In the same way, depression can cause low back pain. Body pain is a common symptom of depression and depression actually worsens the way we feel about the pain.

Back pain causes depression | Mangattil Rajesh | Spine Surgeon London|