Back or neck pain is a symptom, not a disease. That means the pain is likely being caused by something — something that can often be relieved when treated by a healthcare professional. Before treatment can begin, your back or neck pain must be evaluated.
I KNOW MY SYMPTOMS
Know your symptoms? The Symptoms Analyzer can suggest topics that may be of further interest to you.
Learn more about the parts of your spine and how they work.
I KNOW MY DIAGNOSIS
Has your back and neck pain been diagnosed? Learn more information to help you better understand your condition.
HOW BACK AND NECK PAIN ARE DIAGNOSED
Explore how back and neck pain are diagnosed.
FIND A SPINE SPECIALIST
Experienced professionals can help diagnose and treat your back and neck problems. Locate a professional in your area.FIND