The term chronic back pain is used to describe pain that occurs between the lower costal margins and the gluteal folds that persists for above 3 months. Back pain is one of the most common reasons for chronic disability and incapacity. This can be challenging for doctors to treat.
However, it is possible to treat back pain without surgery, such as having spinal manipulation, acupuncture, and making lifestyle changes. In this article you can find 11 evidence to nonsurgical treatments for back pain.