Why does my back hurt?

Neck and Back Pain

We are willing to guess if you found your way to this page, pain has begun to fulfill it's purpose to alert you that something is wrong.  In a way, it is like your bodies check engine light.  When the light is on it is up to you to find a solution so the problem doesn't continue to compound its self.  Remember that replacement parts are a lot harder to come by for your body than a car.  

Spinal pain is the most common reason people consider a trip to the chiropractor.  Chiropractors are trained to diagnose the cause of your back pain whether it be do the disc, joint, arthritis, muscle strain or if you are experiencing referred symptoms from an organ like a kidney or gallbladder.  

Your Spinal Core

Your spine is divided into three distinct layers. 

  1. Muscles
  2. Joints/ligaments
  3. Nervous system control