chiropractors and lower back pain

Low Back Pain and the Lumbar Facet Syndrome

Facet syndrome is a common biomechanical problem of the lower back. The facets are the small joints that allow spinal vertebra movement. The joints are located on either side of the spinal canal and just behind the disc, which is located in the front of the spinal canal. The joints help limit spinal joint movement and add stability to the spine. When these facet joints are injured, they become inflamed and the biomechanics of the lower lumbar spine....... Continue reading

The International Academy of Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine