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Sciatica - Diagnosis & Treatment

Get treatment for your Sciatica instantly from a Specialist Qualified Doctor.

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You are not required to provide a referral letter from your doctor or GP.

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our Doctor reviews symptoms, prescribes treatment if needed.

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Seeking Sciatica Treatment

Sciatica's symptoms can be confused with other conditions. It's crucial to get a professional diagnosis. Our experts in London are specially trained to identify and treat sciatica, offering personalised care based on each patient's specific symptoms.

Sciatica treatment options include the following:

  • Medication:

Pain relief is often the first step. Our specialists assess your pain level to prescribe the most effective and safe medications tailored to your needs.

  • Physical Therapy:

Targeted exercises and stretches can ease sciatica pain. We offer customised plans crafted for each individual's condition, focusing on reducing pain and enhancing mobility.

  • Lifestyle Advice:

Simple changes in daily activities and posture can make a significant difference. Our team provides practical tips to integrate into your daily life, minimising pain and preventing future flare-ups.

  • Advanced Treatments:

For severe cases, more intensive treatments like surgery are available. We ensure that every patient is well-informed and comfortable with the chosen approach.


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Living with Sciatica Nerve Pain

Living with sciatica can be challenging, but practical steps can effectively manage pain, offering a pathway to increased comfort and enhanced daily living. Here are some sciatica pain management tips and techniques:

Hot & Cold Therapy

Hot and cold therapy can be a quick, accessible way to ease all types of sciatica pain. Here's how to do it effectively


Initial Cold Therapy:

  • Apply a cold pack to the affected area for 15-20 minutes every 2 hours for the first 48 hours.

  • Ensure the cold pack is wrapped in a towel or cloth to avoid skin damage.

  • Cold helps reduce inflammation and numb sore tissues.

Transition to Heat:

  • After the initial 48 hours, switch to a heating pad.

  • Apply for 15-20 minutes every 2 hours.

  • Heat helps relax muscles and improve blood circulation to the affected area.

Alternate If Necessary:

  • In some cases, alternating between heat and cold therapy can offer additional relief.

  • Always listen to your body's response to judge the effectiveness.


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Medications

Over-the-counter medications can offer temporary relief from acute sciatica pain. For chronic conditions, consult a medical professional. 


Here's a guideline to use them safely:


Identify Suitable Medication:

  • Always check suitability based on your health and existing medical conditions.

Dosage:

  • Follow the recommended dosage instructions on the packaging.

Professional Consultation:

  • Consult with a healthcare professional for personalised advice based on your symptoms and health status.

  • Consider potential interactions with other medications you may be taking.


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Proper Ergonomics

The right furniture and posture can make a meaningful difference in managing all types of sciatica pain, including acute, chronic, and wallet sciatica. 


Ergonomic Seating:

  • Choose chairs that support the natural curve of your spine.

  • Look for options with adjustable height and backrest for personalised comfort.

Correct Posture:

  • Sit back in your chair with your back straight and feet flat on the floor.

  • Avoid crossing your legs; keep your knees at or below hip level.


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Proper Ergonomics

The right furniture and posture can make a meaningful difference in managing all types of sciatica pain, including acute, chronic, and wallet sciatica. 


Ergonomic Seating:

  • Choose chairs that support the natural curve of your spine.

  • Look for options with adjustable height and backrest for personalised comfort.

Correct Posture:

  • Sit back in your chair with your back straight and feet flat on the floor.

  • Avoid crossing your legs; keep your knees at or below hip level.


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Schedule a Video Consultation or a Face-to-Face appointment at your convenience by using our online booking system.

Your dedicated Specialist Doctor will provide you with personalized treatment, tailoring it to your specific needs, and may include necessary medication.

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Schedule Your Sciatica Treatment in London

Don't let the pain of sciatica limit your life. If you're in London or anywhere in the UK, expert help is just a step away. Our team of dedicated professionals provides personalised solutions tailored to your specific needs and challenges.

Sciatica doesn't have to define your daily experience. Take the first step towards a life free of pain and restrictions. Click below to book your appointment, and let's begin this journey to recovery together.

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