A man seated at a desk rubbing his lower back

Back and Neck Pain

Back and neck pain can have a variety of causes. Understand the sources of discomfort, how to work with your doctor for a specific diagnosis, and explore treatment options that can help bring relief.
Human Spine, Pelvis, Chiropractic, Orthopedic, Medical Model, Heathcare, Isolated
Lumbosacral Angle and Back Pain
Slipped disc
Posterior Disc Bulge vs. Herniated Disc
She's got the discipline to work from home
Rhomboid Muscles and Your Posture
good posture
Ideal Posture May Help Relieve Your Back Pain
Spinal column, illustration
Spinal Nerve Root Definition
A doctor holds a model of the spine and points to a structure.
The Condition of Facet Joint Capsulitis
Lower back pain
Overview of Back Pain Caused by Lumbago
Computer worker wearing a neck brace
Are You at Risk for a Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorder?
Young doctor in radiology clinic office Young doctor examining spinal chord x-ray in radiology clinic office
How Tears to the Annulus Fibrosus Are Treated
Spinal stenosis diagram on white background
Lateral Recess — What Is It and Why Should You Care?
Sacroiliac joint seen from above.
Sacroiliac Joint Anatomy and Characteristics
Rear closeup view at woman touching aching back feeling pain
The Facet Joint Capsule and Back Pain
Drug monitoring
Intrathecal Space and Drug Pumps
Supine position
Supine Position to Relieve Back Pain
Illustration of spine
Nucleus Pulposus and How It Helps Your Spine
Doctor pointing to the sacrum
What Is the L5-S1 Lumbosacral Joint?
Young Asian woman wearing fitness clothing in pain
Levator Scapula Muscle and Its Role in Pain and Posture
Diagram of the Epidural Space
Epidural Space Anatomy and Injections
Lumbar Vertebrae
Why Your Lumbar Spine Might Be Causing Your Back Pain
neck pain
Cervicalgia Symptoms and Treatment
MRI Cervical spine
Cervical Spine Curve and Injuries
Doctor showing patient spine model in clinic
The Intervertebral Foramen and Spinal Stenosis
Back Surgery Series
Scar Tissue in Neck and Back
X-Ray of scoliosis
Dorsal Kyphosis and Back Posture
Herniated disc
Free Fragment or Sequestered Disc Treatment
Overweight Mature Person With Lower Back, Lumbar Pain
Nerve Root Encroachment and Decompressive Surgery
Image of a woman holding her shoulder.
Muscle Insertion and Your Joints
Skeleton head
How an Injury to the Odontoid Process Can Be Fatal
A image of the back of a skeleton covered with muscles walking.
Hamstring Muscles and Your Back Pain
Stones balanced in a cairn
Finding Human Center of Gravity and What Effects It
Stylish wooden floor. Top view of girl with slender body works on the abs when lying on the floor
Transverse Abdominus, a Core Strength Abdominal Muscle
Massaging Lower Back with Foam Roller
Soft Tissue Types and Examples
Axial Skeleton and Pain Research
So I got your scan back faster than you thought
Ectopic Bone Formation and the Medtronic Controversy
Xray image of arthritic spine.
Vertebral End Plates: Anatomy, Location, and Function
a doctor scrutinizing x-ray of spine
Spinal Lesions: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Woman doing yoga in cat pose
Open and Closed Kinetic Chain in Physical Therapy
Model showing location and shape of trapezius muscle.
Superficial Anatomy of the Back and Core
Woman holding her back, having lower back pain from PID
Thoracolumbar Fascia and Your Lower Back Pain
Young woman holding one hand on forehead
Hyperpathia, Hyperalgesia, and Hypersensitivity
A simulated image of the upper back of a skeleton shows muscle origins, insertions and bellies.
Muscle Origins and Stability With Movements
Woman in plank pose outside
Flat Back Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Man holding spine structure in his hand and demonstrating to patient.
Myotomes, Spinal Nerve Roots, and Dermatomes
Senior man with lower back pain
Anatomy and Surgery of the Intervertebral Joint
Two young women doing barre workout in gym
Gluteus Medius Muscle Facts
Trapezius muscle illustration
Extrinsic Back Spinal Extensor Muscles Superficial Layer
Too much stress, not enough rest
Deep Neck Flexor Muscles - The Longus Colli Group
Woman rubbing aching back
Overview of Possible Causes of Back Pain
Illustration highlighting the multifidus muscles
Role of the Multifidus Muscle
Muscular woman working out with fitness ball
Interspinales and Intertransversarii Back Muscles
woman stretching lower back
Psoas Muscle and Your Low Back Health
The bent over row builds muscle in the back and shoulders.
Semispinalis Back Muscle Group
A woman next to her bed suffering from back pain
Mid-Back Thoracic Spine Pain Causes and Treatment
elderly Man rubbing aching back
Overview of Facet Joints and Facet Joint Pain
Male musculature, artwork
Splenius Capitis and Cervicalis Muscles
Medical professionals looking at a model of the spine
Why Do We Have Spinal Curves?
Doctor and patient with model of spine.
Learn About the Anatomy of the Ligaments in the Spine
Intervertebral Disc
How to Keep Your Intervertebral Discs Healthy
Woman stretching quad on beach
Tight Quad Muscles and How They Relate to Low Back Pain
Rear View Of Female Athlete Exercising Battle Rope In Gym
Multifidus and Rotatores Deep Back Muscle Groups