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Low Back Pain and Sciatica Resources

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#American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Address:

6300 N River RD
Rosemont, Illinois 60018-4262

Phone:

1-847-823-7186

Internet address:

http://orthoinfo.aaos.org

Description of services provided:

This website provides information about back care, exercises to strengthen the back and abdomen, proper lifting techniques, and back surgery.

#American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Address:

5550 Meadowbrook DR
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

Internet address:

http://www.neurosurgerytoday.org/

Description of services provided:

This website provides information about back care and back surgery.

#National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

Address:

Information Clearinghouse
National Institutes of Health
1 AMS Circle
Bethesda, MD 20892-3675

Phone:

1-301-495-4484
1-877-226-4267 (toll-free)

Email address:

niamsinfo@mail.nih.gov

Internet address:

www.niams.nih.gov

Description of services provided:

This NIH government site provides access to clinical trials, online information on a variety of medical conditions, paper publications that can be ordered, and scientific developments.

#American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA)

Address:

PO Box 850
Rocklin, CA 95677

Phone:

800-533-5231

Email form:

http://www.theacpa.org/contact.asp

Internet address:

http://www.theacpa.org

Description of services provided:

With a mission to educate and increase awareness about chronic pain, this organization provides top new stories and feature articles. Major topics include strategies to manage chronic pain, a support group called "growing pains," resources, video clips from the ACPA's series "Pathways Through Pain," and frequently asked questions. Professionals and caretakers will also find helpful information on this website.

#American Pain Foundation

Address:

210 N Charles ST
Suite 710
Baltimore MD 21201

Phone:

888-615–PAIN

Internet address:

http://www.painfoundation.org

Description of services provided:

The American Pain Association provides assistance for patients living with chronic pain, including networking, resources, and online information.

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