Question: I have been having a lot of pain in my lower back when I stand for too long. People have told me to go to a chiropractor, and others have said physical therapy will help me. How do I decide?

Answer: You might find relief with physical therapy. However, a lot depends on your unique situation. Most people with difficulty standing for long periods can improve their posture. First, we will work to manage your pain. Then, through education and appropriate exercises, we’ll help you achieve your functional goal: standing longer with less pain.

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