The Back to Life Clinic at Illinois Bone & Joint Institute
Back pain is a life-altering and often debilitating ailment that afflicts millions of people every day. Back health is essential for leading a full and active life, yet, many people are kept from simple daily tasks due to chronic pain and immobility. The Back to Life Clinic at IBJI is dedicated to helping you develop a comprehensive treatment plan from proper diagnosis to treatment and maintenance. A leading staff of highly-trained Illinois physicians, pain management specialists, and physical therapists work with you to offer individualized care. Treatment plans aim to help restore mobility, reduce pain, build strength, and improve overall quality of life. The IBJI clinics at Glenview and Wilmette offers appointments within 24 hours and are conveniently located just 30 minutes or less from Chicago, Arlington Heights, and Evanston, Illinois.
Common Causes of Back and Neck Pain
The back is a complex system comprised of muscles, tendons, nerves, joints and bones that all work in synchronized harmony when functioning properly. Disturbances within this network can be triggered by any number situations, ranging from trauma to poor posture. Whether you’ve suffered a slipped disc in the lumbar region, a pinched nerve in the cervical area of the spine (neck), a fractured vertebra, or more, IBJI’s Back to Life pain clinics in IL will ensure that your condition has been properly diagnosed prior to any treatments.
Orthopedic Conditions, Treatments and Services in IL
The path to recovery at IBJI involves a comprehensive and individualized treatment plan that will help treat as well as prevent pain. The Back to Life Clinic treats a wide variety of conditions and underlying causes including, but not limited to, those listed below:
- Degenerative Disc Disease
- Herniated Disk
- Ankylosing Spondylitis
- Spinal Stenosis with Myelopathy
- Foraminal Stenosis
- Myofascial pain
- Trauma (sports injury, car accident, etc.)
- Poor posture and improper use
- Pain and tension arising from emotional stress
- Consultation and diagnosis
- Pain management
- Physical therapy
- Medical massage
Back to Life Clinic Locations Near You
2401 Ravine Way
Glenview, IL 60025
521 Green Bay Road
Wilmette, IL 60091
For an appointment or more information please call 847-998-5680.
101 Waukegan RdSuite 990Lake Bluff, IL 60044
Please see Lake Bluff 'Our Doctors' tab for individual phone listings
28156 W. Northpointe PkwySte 225Lake Barrington, IL 60010
150 N. Michigan AveSuite 1400Chicago, IL 60601
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