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Dr. Koch

Dr. Kenneth Koch has been in practice for 27 years. He became interested in Chiropractics because of the benefits he received while in his youth. Read more...

Office Hours:

Monday 8:00am - 11:00am 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 12:00pm  
Wednesday 8:00am - 11:00am 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 12:00pm  
Friday 8:00am - 11:00am 1:00pm - 6:00pm
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Koch Chiropractic Provides Treatment for Lower Back Pain in Milwaukee County

Many patients try to self-treat lower back pain with over-the-counter pain medications. Unfortunately, painkillers only provide temporary relief - they do not treat the underlying causes of lower back pain. While seeing treatment from a qualified medical professional can help, some medical doctors may only be able to provide prescriptions for painkillers, rather than treat the source of pain.

Your best bet for comprehensive back pain treatment and adjustment is to contact an experienced chiropractor.

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In a recent study in the Spine Journal, a globally respected medical journal, patients suffering from lower back pain were divided into two treatment groups: chiropractic care and medical doctor care. Patients with acute mechanical lower back pain noted significant improvements with chiropractic care. The patients who received care from medical doctors noted little to no improvements, even after 16 weeks of care. 

What Causes Lower Back Pain?

Worldwide, lower back pain is the leading cause of disability and is the second most common reason for doctor office visits.  There are a variety of factors leading to the cause of lower back pain.  Old age, gender and overall physical health are the most important factors.  Women are at more risk of lower back pain then men and pregnant women are at an even greater risk. 

Everyday activities and simple movements, like bending over, can cause lower back pain and injuries. Strenuous physical exercise, if not done properly, can cause lower back pain due to sprained ligaments, ruptured discs, strained muscles, and irritated joints. Other factors capable of causing lower back pain, include:

Lower Back Pain in Athletes

Athletes are very susceptible to lower back injuries. Approximately 5-10% of all athletic injuries are related to the lumbar spine. This pain can be caused by a specific event, or be caused by repetitive minor injuries which accumulate to cause chronic pain.

Your lower back is subject to a lot of strain in nearly every type of athletic activity. Running down a field, twisting motions like swinging a golf club and even training with weights can cause pain and injury in your lower back.

Dr. Koch in Milwaukee is able to treat most athletes without any major disruption in their daily lives. However, many athletes delay seeking treatment, believing the pain will heal on its own. Protecting your ability to be active and continuing to participate in sports is worth a chiropractic investment. Schedule an appointment with Dr. Koch and get the lower back pain relief you need. 

How Can Koch Chiropractic Treat Lower Back Pain?

To provide treatment for lower back pain, chiropractors commonly use spinal manipulation.  Spinal manipulation can be done in several ways including physical therapy, exercise, and massage. Your chiropractor will use their hands or a device to apply a controlled force to a joint in the spine.  The force used depends on the method of spinal manipulation the chiropractor decides to use.  Applying force to a spine must be done by professionals with the expertise to relieve pain and not cause further injury.  Koch Chiropractic in Milwaukee has the knowledge and experience needed to relieve your lower back pain safely and effectively.

When you aren’t getting the relief you deserve, call your Milwaukee Chiropractor and let us help you. Dr. Koch’s passion and experience ensure you’ll receive the best chiropractic treatment and care. Koch Chiropractic also offers a variety of payment options, flexible payment plans, and compatibility with most insurance providers. Contact us today to discuss the best affordable treatment option for you.

Tell us what hurts... call Koch Chiropractic at 414.483.1060 to schedule your Chiropractic appointment for lower back pain today and take the first step towards successful pain relief.
  • Still skeptical?  Check out this low back pain case study on how Dr. Koch rehabillitated a 14 year old basketball player. Or the case study of a patient who unsuccessfully was trying to medicate the pain, and needed low back chiropractic care to see real results.