Sciatic Pain

Possible causes:
  • Entrapment of sciatic nerve under piriformis muscles
  • Acute inflammation of sciatic nerve
  • Referred pain from gluteal trigger points
Commonly seen in:
  • Young adults who are active in sports
  • Individuals who sit on their wallets/hard surface
  • Patients who like to sit with their legs crossed
Treatment (might vary depending on causes):
  1. Dry Needling
  2. Pelvic joint adjustment
  3. Lower limb stretching exercises
  4. Electrotherapy
  5. Lifestyle modifications