Back pain is a very common problem, and affects people in several different ways. It can be as simple as a sprain or strain, to a herniated disc, arthritis, or even sciatica. There are several different types of treatments for back pain. Depending on the specific diagnosis, treatment can range from medication, to physical therapy and/or chiropractic care and in the worse case it can lead to surgery. Acupuncturists treat back pain in a natural and holistic way. Acupuncture treatment works to alleviate your symptoms and treat the underlying cause of your back pain. It can also provide long-term relief along with improvements in quality of life. A customized treatment plan will be created and may include self-care techniques such as stretching and exercises, along with improving your posture, managing your stress, massage, and herbal remedies.