What is a Low Back Pain ?

Low back pain can result from many different injuries, conditions or diseases.

Low back pain refers to pain that you feel in your lower back. You may also have back stiffness, decreased movement of the lower back, and difficulty standing straight.

Acute back pain can last for a few days to a few weeks.Low back pain is the number two reason that Americans see their health care provider. It is second only to colds and flu.

 the pain is severe and limits one’s ability to participate in activities of daily living, sleeping, and working.

low back pain Symptoms :

  • Numbness
  • Tingling
  • Weakness
  • Tenderness
  • Limited range of motion
  • Pain radiating down one or both legs

Causes

  • Cancer involving the spine
  • Fracture of a spine bone
  • Problems with your gall bladder 
  • Pain around the back of your pelvis
  • Muscle spasm
  • Spine curvatures
  • Problems related to pregnancy.
Achievements
Dr. Vivek M. Agrawal has been associated with VIMS HOSPITAL as chief consultant Neurosurgeon/ Spine surgeon since its beginning. Till JULY 2022, he has performed more that 700 Brain and spine surgeries and seen more than 5500 OPD patients. He has been doing regular CMEs and free Camps for the patients benefit.
He is doing all kinds of brain and spine related surgeries including complex vascular surgeries, endoscopic surgeries, minimally invasive spine surgeries