Sugar Land Health Center  -  - Chiropractor

Steve Harris, DC

Chiropractor located in First Colony Commons, Sugar Land, TX

Back Pain Relief Specialist

People who live in Sugar Land, Texas and who suffer from back pain are fortunate to have chiropractor Steve Harris practicing at Sugar Land Health Center. Renowned for his caring manner, Dr. Harris offers back pain relief and other chiropractic services.

Back Pain Relief Q & A

by Steve Harris, DC

Can Spinal Manipulation Provide Back Pain Relief?

Spinal manipulation, or adjustment, is one way chiropractors treat back pain. While keeping the remaining joints in place, the chiropractor applies controlled force to the affected joint in the spine. Dr. Harris uses a hand-held device, an impulse adjusting tool that moves the joint into place to accomplish the same thing. Manipulation improves spinal alignment, decreases muscle tension and spasm, and allows the central nervous system to function correctly, all of which help provide back pain relief.

Are There Other Therapies?

Although spinal manipulation is the primary treatment, other modalities like myofascial or soft tissue techniques may be helpful for many patients to loosen tight muscles. Chiropractors usually recommend exercises designed to strengthen and stretch muscles. We treat injuries to the spine, including conditions that can cause pain and disability, such as disc pain, sciatica, pinched nerves, and even headaches. If Dr. Harris accepts your case, he will make a customized treatment plan that addresses your immediate pain and the underlying source of the condition. In addition to adjusting the spine, Dr. Harris can correct joint alignment problems that may be contributing to the back pain or making it worse.

Can I Prevent Back Pain?

Prevention is always the ideal, although back pain isn't always preventable. Good body mechanics and proper posture help keep muscles flexible and balanced, and regular strength-training exercises keep muscles strong. Using proper lifting techniques can help protect the spine and prevent stress. However, even when patients do everything right, an injury or condition like arthritis can still result in back pain.


Words from our patients

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    "He has a lot of experience it shows, I would recommend him highly . I feel fortunate to have found him."

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    "I love Sugarland Health Center. I suffer from migraine headaches nothing seems to help,but Dr Harris fixed them with his unique technique. "

    Angel D.
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    "Dr. Harris, did exactly what he said he would do. I can stand on two feet and the numbness in my right arm is almost gone."

    Richard K.
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    "Dr. Harris successfully treated me for sciatic nerve pain this past year. It only took about 2 weeks of treatment and I was nearly 100% better."

    Mike K.
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    "He and his staff are always professional and courteous. I have no doubt dr. Steve has saved me from surgery more than once."

    Vicki L.
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    "I came to Dr. Harris from neck problems, and within a few treatments, I have no trace of the pain that was so intense."

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Sugar Land Health Center
3425 Highway 6 , Suite 101
First Colony Commons

Sugar Land, TX 77478
Phone: 281-761-7971
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Steve Harris, DC
3425 Highway 6
Suite 101
Sugar Land, TX 77478