It is alarming to think that over 80% of the population will experience back pain some time in their lives! In fact, it is the most common reason as to why people will have time off work and is one of the main reasons as to why patients visit us at Southside Clinic.

Here at Southside Clinic in Adelaide (South Australia) we treat a variety of low back pain symptoms and the causes that contribute to them using techniques such as:

  • Stretching
  • Massage
  • Mobilisation
  • Manipulation of joints
  • Advice on exercises management programs
  • Advice on nutrition and
  • Advice on workplace ergonomics

Our aim at Southside Clinic is to provide the best possible treatment to our patients by improving joint mobility, reducing pain and inflammation and preventing re-occurrence of your low back pain, as well as communicating effectively with your doctor or insurer and referring you for radiographic imaging if necessary!

Some of the common low back pain conditions our Osteopaths treat at Southside Clinic include muscle strains, facet joint or ligament sprain, sacroiliac joint dysfunction, scoliosis, spondylitis, spondylolisis, spondylosis, spondylolithesis, disc injuries, pregnancy related low back pain, menstrual pain, endometriosis, constipation, irritable bowel, or compensatory effects of hip, knee or foot problems.

Southside Clinic is located in Unley, Adelaide but many of our patients come from the surrounding suburbs of Unley Park, Malvern, Hyde Park, Parkside, Burnside, Glenside, Eastwood, Frewville, Glenunga, Glen Osmond, Dulwich, Norwood, Hawthorn, Goodwood and Wayville all the way to Glenelg, West Beach, Henley Beach, Grange to Brighton and Seacliff but also as far as the Barrossa Valley, Claire Valley, Victor Harbor, McLaren Vale, Murray Bridge and Mount Barker.