The spine is the main support for our body and provides protection for the spinal cord. There are three spinal regions: cervical (neck), thoracic (chest) and lumbar (lower back). The coccyx and sacral areas make up the bottom of our spine.
If you or someone you know suffers from lower back pain, you know how debilitating it can be. Lower back pain affects 80% of the general US population. The most common causes of lower back pain are muscle or ligament strain, bad posture, overuse, and injury. Lower back pain can also be a symptom of a more complex spine problem, such as:
Lower Back Pain Surgery in Southern California
If you are suffering from chronic or severe lower back pain, we urge you to see our spine surgeons at ONE® Brain & Spine Center® for a consultation. Our Southern California Neurosurgeons, Dr. Burak Ozgur and Dr. Pawel Jankowski, have the education, training and experience in treating lower back pain. Call (949) 383-4190 to schedule your appointment today!