Do you have scoliosis in Wesley Chapel, FL? This condition causes a curving of the spine. The spine curves away from the middle or sideways. Our Wesley Chapel area team at Integrative Physical Medicine of Tampa is here to help you with this issue. In many cases we have seem patients have outstanding outcomes with proper treatment. Causes, incidence, and risk factors:
Some people may be prone to curving of the spine. Most cases occur in girls. Curves generally worsen during growth spurts. Scoliosis in infants and young children are less common, and commonly affect boys and girls equally.
A doctor may suspect scoliosis if one shoulder appears to be higher than the other, or the pelvis appears to be tilted. Untrained observers often do not notice the curving in the earlier stages.
Other Scoliosis Symptoms
There may be fatigue in the spine after prolonged sitting or standing. Pain will become persistent if there is irritation to the soft tissue and wear and tear of the spine bones.
If you have scoliosis, call our Wesley Chapel chiropractic team area team today.