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How Does a Chiropractor Use Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections?

When Do Chiropractors Recommend Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections?

Have you been advised to have lumbar epidural steroid injections, also called LESIs?

Primary care providers, chiropractors, or other specialists may suggest these injections to ease back pain.

Let’s break down the term:

  • Lumbar Low back
  • Epidural Around the “dura mater,” the tough membrane that covers the brain and spinal cord.
  • Steroid Cortisone, which has anti-inflammatory properties
  • Injection Introduced to the body with a needle

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How Can I Tell Whether I Have Sciatica or Peripheral Neuropathy

Is It Sciatica or Peripheral Neuropathy? What You Need to Know

The symptoms of sciatica or peripheral neuropathy are easy to confuse. Both conditions cause pain, numbness, and tingling in the legs and feet. The impact on your strength and balance may also make falls more likely.

Sciatica and peripheral neuropathy are two of the more challenging conditions treated at Algonquin Chiropractic. You may limit the activities you enjoy when you have one of these problems. You may also struggle to get a good night’s sleep or turn to potentially addictive medicine.

The conditions are very different, however. Read on to learn more and find out how chiropractic care can help.


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Looking for the Best Treatment for Sciatica? See a Chiropractor!

The Best Treatment for Sciatica Usually Doesn’t Include Surgery

If you have pain, numbness, or tingling down the back of your leg, sciatica could be the cause.

You would probably do anything to make it go away when the pain is at its worst.

Fortunately, the best treatment for sciatica is as close as your chiropractor’s office. Surgery is not usually needed.

Before we get into treatment, let’s look at how sciatica happens.

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Why Algonquin Chiropractic Center is Right for You! [Video]

Learn Why Algonquin Chiropractic is Your Best Choice for Pain Relief!

Let’s be honest. There are a ton of physical care providers in this country. The staggeringly high number of options can make it hard to choose the right one for you.

Because of this, we aren’t surprised when people ask us what sets Algonquin Chiropractic apart. And we’re proud to say we always provide them with a compelling answer.

So, if you’re wondering if Algonquin Chiropractic is right for you, watch the video below. In it, Dr. Anthony Galante gives a concise explanation of what makes us unique. You can also read the rest of this post for a summary of Dr. Galante’s comments.

If you find our argument compelling, please do not hesitate to reach out! We would be happy to schedule an appointment to begin your journey to a pain-free lifestyle!

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Algonquin Chiropractic Center Announces Patient Appreciation Day [Press Release]

Dr. Anthony R. Galante of Algonquin Chiropractic Center has been practicing in the Algonquin area for over 20 years. Over the years, he has helped thousands of local residents with conservative, drug-free, and surgery-free chiropractic care.

Algonquin Chiropractic and Dr. Galante want to thank you all for your continual support. Therefore, on Saturday, April 13, 2019, Algonquin Chiropractic will host a “Patient Appreciation Day.”

On this day, patients can enjoy all of the following:

  • Complimentary adjustments to existing patients.
  • Complimentary 10-minute massages.
  • Complimentary consultations, examinations, and X-rays (if necessary) for both returning and new patients

There will also be refreshments served, gifts, raffle prizes and special offers that will only be available on Patient Appreciation Day.

To schedule your complimentary services or get more information, call Algonquin Chiropractic Center at 847-854-2000. We cannot wait to celebrate with you on April 13th!

Algonquin Chiropractic Center
2210 Huntington Drive North
Algonquin, Il 60102

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