Entries by Dr. Frank Siraguso, Kansas City Chiropractor

Neck Pain Causes, Types, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Neck Pain Causes, Types, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment Do you have chronic neck pain? If the answer is yes, you are not alone. Over 288 million people around the world have experienced neck pain. So, what causes neck pain, and what can we do to treat this global problem? Types of Neck Pain There are […]

13 Ways to Fix Your Age-Related Back Pain

13 Ways to Fix Your Age-Related Back Pain As we age, it is normal for our bodies to change. Unfortunately, some age-related changes result in pain, particularly in our back and joints. Just because lower back pain in the elderly is common does not mean you have to experience it! There are many remedies for […]

6 Stretches for Sciatica Pain Relief

6 Stretches for Sciatica Pain Relief Sciatica is a common form of chronic pain. While this condition can be debilitating and can limit the range of motion and activity levels, there are some stretches and exercises that can be done at home to reduce the severity of your sciatica nerve pain. What is Sciatica? Sciatica […]

How to Treat Severe Lower Back Pain During Your Period

Do you experience menstrual cramping and back pain? While abdominal cramping and lower back pain during your period are common symptoms, that does not mean that you should have to suffer through the pain every month. Let’s explore some treatment options for period-related lower back pain! Why Do I Get Lower Back Pain During my […]

If You Have Lower Back Pain, Try These Steps First

If You Have Lower Back Pain, Try These Steps First Lower back pain is an incredibly debilitating condition that can impact every aspect of daily living. Finding ways to treat recurring lower back pain is often a top priority for those in pain – and we have some suggestions! Step 1: Figure Out What Type […]

Sciatica 101: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Sciatica 101: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment Sciatica can be an excruciating and often limiting medical condition that affects many Americans. Sciatica symptoms can radiate from the lower back to the lower legs, making previously easy activities incredibly painful and challenging. The path to healing begins with education – and it’s no different in the […]

Using Chiropractic Treatment to Overcome Chronic Headaches

Chronic headaches and migraines can be incredibly debilitating – and can leave you no choice but to stay at home laying down in the dark, waiting for the pain to pass. If you or someone you love suffers from repetitive tension headaches – it’s time to seek chiropractic care for effective treatment! Migraines and Headaches […]

Benefits and Risks of Chiropractic Treatment

Chiropractic care has been around in various forms for over 4000 years – but is modern chiropractic care safe? Founded in 1895, modern chiropractic care has changed dramatically over the past 100+ years. There are so many benefits to chiropractic care for neck and back pain! What is Chiropractic Care? A chiropractor is a doctor […]

What Does A Chiropractor Do, and What Conditions Can They Treat?

What does a chiropractor do, anyway? It’s incredibly likely that you have a friend or family member who has been treated by a chiropractor. Whether it be for lower back pain, neck and shoulder pain, migraine headaches, or an assessment after an accident, chiropractors treat many different health conditions to help get their patients back […]

Should I See a Chiropractor for my Lower Back Pain?

Should I See a Chiropractor for my Lower Back Pain? Lower back pain has unfortunately become incredibly common. Prolonged time sitting in front of a computer, poor ergonomics, and traumatic injuries are all sources for developing chronic lower back pain.  If you feel like you’ve tried everything with no success to manage your lower back […]