Your Lower Back Pain Or Sciatica Might Actually Be Piriformis Syndrome

If the piriformis is contracted it can compress the sciatic nerve, thus causing what is described as “shooting leg pain.” Often, those who are diagnosed with sciatica actually have piriformis syndrome. Sure their X-rays may show some disc herniation, and the doctors will tell the patient that is the cause and recommend surgery. But this is not necessarily the case.

Watch this video to learn how I test and develop a customized program of stretching and range of motion exercises to help stretch the muscle and decrease spasm caused by for Piriformis Syndrome.

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