Tag: coccydynia

Back pain in women may be due to their coccyx says the Huffington Post. Here’s what your doctor may be missing.

Back pain in women may be due to their coccyx says the Huffington Post. Here’s what your doctor may be missing. Coccydynia can be the cause of your lower back pain especially if you are female.   Unlike males, most females have a wider pelvis which is more ideal for childbirth.   Unfortunately, the coccyx is also more exposed than their male counterparts increasing the likelihood of back pain, pain while sitting and even sciatic like symptoms. After years of practice, when female patients are not improving quickly with our effective treatment regimens, we always check the coccyx.  More often than not, the coccyx is either shifted to one Read More »