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Oh, the pain of it all. Sciatica, sciatica, a pain by any other name. . . Sciatica gets its name from the fact that the pain you feel radiates through the sciatic nerve. It can shoot through your hips, buttocks and down your leg. It can be debilitating. Sciatica is a major disease problem not only because of the physical agony, but also because it is one of the leading causes for losing time at work, which also means a loss of income.


Sciatica can be caused by a herniated disc, which presses on your nerves, a degenerative disc or bone spur. When the spine is out of alignment, inflammation occurs.

There are different ways to deal with the pain of sciatica and one proven way of finding relief is through chiropractic care. In The British Medical Journal November 19, 2019, they state that “most patients improve over time with conservative treatment including exercise, manual treatment and pain management.” Also, the United Kingdom’s Clinical Standards Advisory Group (CSAG) advocates “non-surgical care consisting of simple analgesics and physical therapy including chiropractic manipulation…” They go on to say that, “early active rehabilitation which includes chiropractic care is highly effective in preventing long term or chronic pain and disability. (

According to a study written about in PMC US National Library of Medicine/ National Institute of Health, the use of Chiropractic spinal manipulative therapy has shown to make a big difference in helping alleviate the pain of those suffering from back-related leg pain. This study offers the most compelling evidence to date regarding the efficacy of chiropractic treatment for back-related leg pain. To read the study in full, just click on this link:

So if you are experiencing the pain of sciatica, it is best to receive treatment as early as possible. Your chiropractor can help alleviate your pain.

Dr. Allamm Morales, M.D.

Dr. Allamm Morales has over 15 years experience in personal injury and a wide range of neurological disorders. He has privilege, and provides patient care in local Baptist hospitals.

He was Chief Resident at the Neurology Residency Program of the University of South Florida, and worked at the Florida Hospital of New Smyrna, and St. Luke Hospital in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He also served many years with the Florida Neurology Institute, Inc.

Dr. Morales is a Diplomate of the American Board of Vascular Neurology, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Dr. Morales studied in Nova Southeastern University, Davie, FL, had residency at the Caibarien General Hospital, Cuba, and obtained the MD degree at the Superior Institute of Medical Science in Cuba.

Deric L. D’Agostino, D.C.
Chiropractic Physician

“The health of a body is in direct proportion to the health of its nervous system. The nervous system controls every cell, tissue and organ in your body, tap into that and “miracles” will most certainly happen!”

Dr. Deric D’Agostino attended the Logan College of Chiropractic and has been helping patients at Absolute Injury and Pain Physicians for the past nine years. Around here we call him “Dr. D.”

Dr. D’Agostino specializes in Koren Specific Technique and in the treatment of injuries resulting from motor vehicle accidents. He is a master of his craft and firmly believes that chiropractic treatment can not only help the body but also the mind. His sense of humor and the personal attention that he provides really puts patients at ease.

Dr. D’Agostino genuinely listens to the patient while working very hard to erase their pain-inducing symptoms. He is always seeking out continuing education and new methodology to add to his care repertoire.

When he is not helping patients find relief, Dr. D’Agostino enjoys training for sprint triathlons, gardening, as well as being an awesome father and husband. You will most likely find him at our Arlington location dawning a huge smile while drinking his homemade juice.