5431 Jonestown Rd

Harrisburg, PA 17112 US

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Lower Back Pain

Low Back Pain Treatment from our Harrisburg Chiropractor

Man in office with low back pain

If you are dealing with acute or chronic low back pain, consider meeting with our trusted chiropractor in Harrisburg here at Skocik Chiropractic. He and his team provide quality care in a friendly environment, promoting wellness and healing in body and mind. 

Potential Causes of Your Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain is something the vast majority of us will deal with at least once in our lifetime. You may not always know for sure what's causing it, but in our experience, the following issues or factors are usually one of the culprits:

  • Psychological stress
  • Physically demanding jobs which require a lot of heavy lifting
  • Alternatively, excessively sedentary jobs that require a lot of sitting at a desk
  • Poor workspace ergonomics and body mechanics
  • Trauma, including auto accidents and sports injuries
  • "Wear and tear" associated with growing older (low back pain is particularly common among 30-50 year olds)

Certain factors may also increase your risk of low back pain, including smoking, being overweight or obese, and even having a prior episode. Specific conditions which often result in back pain include arthritis, muscle strain or spasm, disc herniation or bulge, degenerative disc disease, scoliosis, and fibromyalgia.

Symptoms & Issues Associated with Low Back Pain

People who experience low back pain often report the following signs and symptoms:

  • Pain that is sore, achy, dull, or tender
  • Occasional sharp and shooting pain
  • Symptoms in the leg (if nerve impingement is involved): numbness, tingling, weakness, and pain
  • Decreased spinal mobility and muscle shortness (especially in the hamstrings)

These symptoms may be worse first thing in the morning or with certain movements, or even after sitting for too long. 

How Our Harrisburg Chiropractor Diagnoses & Treats Low Back Pain

Lower back pain treatment requires resolution of both symptoms and underlying causes. Our Harrisburg chiropractor will provide thorough diagnostic and therapeutic services, including:

  • Chiropractic adjustments and spinal decompression, to restore normal joint movement and alignment in the spine and relieve pressure on any compressed spinal nerves
  • Massage therapy to relax muscles and increase circulation
  • Laser therapy to relieve pain
  • Nutritional services to promote cellular repair and healing

Is Your Low Back Bothering You? Get Natural & Non-Invasive Care at Skocik Chiropractic in Harrisburg, PA

At Skocik Chiropractic, our chiropractor Dr. Albert Skocik has happily served his Harrisburg, PA community for over two decades. If you're looking for drug-free treatment that's both effective and non-invasive, then contact our chiropractic clinic today to schedule an initial appointment, which is FREE to you as a new patient. Call (717) 540-8448. now!

This examination is entirely FREE!

** Due to Federal Regulations, This offer does not apply to Medicare/Medicaid. **

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Closed

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Testimonials

Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "I appreciate Dr Skocik calling me at home to inquire about my recovery!
    Try stem cell & PRP therapy. It's worth it if it means having your life back without surgery!"
    Regenerative Medicine Patient O. Olagbemi
  • "I have been coming to this office for years and I would refer anyone to come to this office I never have had a bad experience."
    J. Weldon
  • "I like the combination of services they have.
    Adjustments, Maintenance, Physical Therapy options, massage and laser therapy.
    Not many places have that."
    A. Schultz
  • "The staff was very welcoming & make you feel completely comfortable. I would recommend them to anyone."
    T. Mahone
  • "Great Chiropactor , great staff, they are passionate about what they do and it shines through. I would highly recommend Skocik Chiropractic ! πŸ‘"
    T. Romberger
  • "Dr Skocik treats his patients like family, great rehab equipment, phenomenal staff and amazing massage therapists!!!"
    T. Warner
  • "I go here for massages, best you'll find in the area, and very good prices. The large office that has a wide range of chiropractic treatment equipment, and is a complete back treatment and rehab facility."
  • "This office is highly professional and organized! Great chiro service and I highly recommend!"
    J. LeCadre
  • "Simply the best! Period."
    J. Williams
  • "Dr. Skocik office treats you like family, wonderful staff and I will recommend anyone to his office.πŸ‘ πŸ‘ πŸ‘"
    K. Trollinger
  • "Amazing first impression and excellent, thorough exam for diagnosis. Physical therapy feels great."
    C. Campbell
  • "This office is organized and very professional, great chiro care! Would definitely recommend this office!"
    C. Myers
  • "I've been seeing Dr. Skocik for many years. Very professional office, he and his staff take great care of me. I recommend them often."
    T. Mowatt
  • "Absolutely love Dr. Skocik and his staff!!! I treated with this practice for several years after a really bad fall, thanks to the wonderful chiropractic care and massage therapy I am pain free and have my mobility back!! Highly recommend Dr. Skocik!!!"
    T. Coffman
  • "Coming from Toronto and seized up shoulder. Dr went way out of his way on a Saturday to open the clinic for me to assess. Very professional and kind. Wonderful."
    A.C.
  • "Doctor Skocik is really sincere about helping people"
    J. Peiffer
  • "What I love about my experience. I was able to be seen with in a 24 hours window..For those who suffer from lower back pain will truly understand how important that is. For that alone i give you five stars .. Excellent staff"
    F. Jackson
  • "I love coming here. The staff is very Friendly! I have had all kinds of issues with my back and ever since I started coming here i have made lots of improvement. I highly recommend Skocik Chiropractic!"
    Jessica C.
  • "The level of care, from the chiropractic services, to the massage therapy..to the office staff...EVERYONE treats you like family. I can honestly say that their is a genuine concern for your progress and well being.
    I would highly recommend."
    Craig W.
  • "I have always had a good experience with them and I have been a patient for a number of years. They are very nice about rescheduling appointments. The staff is always very friendly and I have always found them reasonably priced."
    L. Henninger
  • "I had a great experience in Skocik Chiropractic and they are very professional and fixed my lower back pain problem. My whole family goes to this practice and we highly recommend to other people."
    F. Zhang
  • "Skocik Chiropractic was very personable and informative. Dr. Skocik and his staff purposefully takes care of their patients with attentiveness and professionalism. I enjoyed my time there and highly recommend Skocik Chiropractic."
    B. Wanda

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