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Treatment of Neck & Back Pain

The Back Clinic’s physiotherapists and biokineticists treat neck and back pain with exercises and specialised machinery.

Although this is not an exhaustive list, our therapists treat:

  • Inflammation of neck and back muscles
  • Post-traumatic and post-operative neck pain
  • Neck and back pain from accident injury
  • Nerve root compression
  • Narrowing of spinal canal
  • Pelvic & lower back pain
  • Spondylolisthesis / lysis – spine pain from degeneration of the intervertebral discs
  • Deformities of the back
  • Rheumatoid arthritis-related pain
  • Sciatica – leg pain / tingling / numbness / weakness – that originates in the lower back and travels to the back of each leg
  • Spinal injury / trauma
  • Soft tissue injury / whiplash
  • Non-specific pain

DBC Treatment Programme

The DBC treatment protocol is a 6 week treatment programme that allows you to receive back and neck treatment from a physiotherapist, biokineticist and doctor. Typically members of the medical aids below are covered for treatment out of risk (not savings), which means that day to day savings are not depleted and optimal results are achieved:

  • AECI Medical Aid
  • Bankmed
  • Barloworld
  • Bestmed
  • Bonitas
  • Enablemed ( Makoti Primary & Comprehensive Option, Malcor Option D, Sizwe Gomomo Care (Out Patient Services
    /Chronic Only) & Gethealth
  • Fedhealth
  • GEMS
  • Libcare
  • Liberty Medidcal Aid
  • Medihelp
  • MSO (De Beers Benefit Society, Medshield, Opmed, Sedmed, Selfmed)
  • Nedgroup Medical Aid
  • Old Mutual Staff Medical Aid
  • Resolution Health
  • SABC Medical Aid
  • Sasolmed
  • Spectramed

The Back Clinic’s treatment is highly effective and low risk and we have a high success rate in treating back and neck pain. If your medical aid does not cover the cost of the programme we offer treatment that is also effective in treating those pain areas. Contact us for more information on how to start the DBC programme.

*Discovery, Momentum, Other Medical Aids and Cash Patients

If you are on Discovery, Momentum and any other medical aid not listed above, or if you are not on any medical aid, please get in touch with us on 010 203 9045 to find out about how to get on the DBC programme.