Sciatica Treatment Parramatta
What is Sciatica?
Sciatica is a painful nerve condition that often immobilises sufferers. Many people put up with some degree of nerve pain or pain that radiates down their legs. Sciatica, if left untreated, may be an excruciating condition with sufferers experiencing unbearable pain.
Common symptoms of sciatica may include:
- Pins and needles
- Sensory dysfunction
- Leg weakness
- Bladder or bowel issues
If you think you experience nerve pain, this page may help you understand possible causes and treatment options for sciatica.
What is the Sciatic Nerve?
The sciatic nerve is the longest nerve in your body. It starts with individual nerve roots that branch out from the lower spine, eventually forming the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve originates in the lower back, runs under the Piriformis muscle and eventually down into the leg. Our team will work with you to address the cause of your nerve irritation and provide appropriate recommendations for care.