Centro de la columna Vertebral: July 9, 2020
Scoliosis is a deformity of the spine where the normal curves of the spine are changed sideways.
These alterations, besides being aesthetic are associated to pain and neurological symptoms, since by a deviated position of the spine muscular fatigue is generated and the resulting spinal imbalance wears away the vertebral disc.
Patients who manifest pain require a medical evaluation so that the origin can be medically determined. Furthermore, this evaluation is more important when patients, in addition to pain, present a chest deformity or symptoms of numbness.
Conservative treatment for scoliosis refers to non-invasive measures, such as surgery.. It may involve a range of pain management medications and therapies, for example:
At the Centro de la Columna Vertebral we have health professionals with extensive experience in the management of conditions such as scoliosis. We are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases that affect the spine. Visit your nearest center for quality medical help and advice.