Chiropractic for Athletes with Back Pain

Up to 40% of athletes suffer from back pain, and many are forced to sit on the sideline as a result of the disability. Many treatment options are available and you may wonder which will allow you to return to play as quickly and safely as possible. A recent study found that chiropractic is the best option for athletes with back pain. The study compared several different treatments including medications, physical therapy, chiropractic, laser treatments, ultrasound and cold/heat therapy.