Dr Andrew Lobacz

Evansville Chiropractor


Lobacz Chiropractic located on Evansville's East side has been around since 2006. Our practices focus is returning you to the life you want, maybe it's being on the floor with the grandkids, or running marathons, either way, we're here to help with adjusting, massage, cellular detoxing, cold laser, and red light therapy to help you heal faster and maintain your health!

What makes us different?

Our goal is to make it easy to see if we're a good fit for your goals. We offer a Free Consultation - where we'll sit down together and discuss your concerns and see if we may be right to work with each other.

I like for things to be very clear up front, that includes pricing. You'll know at your first visit if I can help you, and how much it will cost. We do not take insurance, but we strive to make care affordable.

A lot of people ask, "why don't you take insurance", the answer is simple. I don't want some pencil pusher that works for an insurance company deciding your care. This is your life-line we're talking about here. Your spine carries messages to and from your body every second of the day, take care of it regularly.

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Can Chiropractic Help Sciatica?

September 12, 20232 min read

Title: "Understanding Sciatica: Causes and the Role of Chiropractic Care"


Sciatica is a common and often painful condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It is characterized by sharp, shooting pain that radiates from the lower back down one leg. While the discomfort can be debilitating, understanding its causes and exploring treatment options is key to finding relief. In this article, we'll delve into the causes of sciatica and discuss how chiropractic care can provide effective relief and long-term management.

What Causes Sciatica?

Sciatica occurs when the sciatic nerve, which is the longest nerve in the human body, becomes irritated or compressed. Several underlying factors can lead to this condition:

  1. Herniated Discs: One of the most common causes of sciatica is a herniated or bulging disc. When the soft inner core of a spinal disc protrudes and puts pressure on the adjacent nerve roots, it can trigger sciatic pain.

  2. Spinal Stenosis: This condition involves the narrowing of the spinal canal, which can compress the nerve roots. It is more common in older adults and can contribute to sciatica symptoms.

  3. Spondylolisthesis: When one vertebra slips forward over another, it can compress the sciatic nerve, leading to pain and discomfort.

  4. Piriformis Syndrome: The sciatic nerve can also be irritated if it passes through or under the piriformis muscle in the buttocks. This is known as piriformis syndrome.

  5. Degenerative Disc Disease: As the spinal discs naturally wear down with age, they can lose their cushioning properties, leading to irritation and compression of the sciatic nerve.

How Chiropractic Care Can Help:

Chiropractic care is a non-invasive and holistic approach to managing and treating sciatica. Chiropractors focus on restoring proper alignment of the spine and improving overall spinal health. Here's how chiropractic care can help individuals suffering from sciatica:

  1. Spinal Adjustments: Chiropractors use precise spinal adjustments to correct misalignments in the spine. By realigning the vertebrae, pressure on the sciatic nerve can be alleviated, reducing pain and discomfort.

  2. Targeted Stretching and Exercise: Chiropractors may recommend specific stretches and exercises to improve flexibility, strengthen supportive muscles, and reduce sciatic pain.

  3. Postural Guidance: Poor posture can contribute to sciatica. Chiropractors provide guidance on maintaining proper posture in daily activities to prevent further irritation of the sciatic nerve.

  4. Pain Management: Chiropractors can help manage acute sciatic pain through various techniques, including massage, hot/cold therapy, and electrical stimulation.

  5. Lifestyle Modifications: Chiropractors work with patients to identify and address lifestyle factors that may contribute to sciatica, such as ergonomics, nutrition, and stress management.


Sciatica can be a debilitating condition, but with the right care, relief is possible. Chiropractic care offers a natural and effective approach to addressing the root causes of sciatica and managing its symptoms. By realigning the spine, improving muscle function, and promoting overall spinal health, chiropractors empower individuals to find lasting relief from sciatic pain and regain their quality of life. If you or someone you know is suffering from sciatica, give us a call or book online, janeapp.lobaczchiropractic.com

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Andrew Lobacz D.C.

Dr Andrew Lobacz has been a Chiropractor in Evansville Indiana since 2006. My passion has been helping people regain their health through natural, holistic ways that start at the root issue, not chasing symptoms to relieve the pain.

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Dr. Andrew Lobacz

Dr Lobacz experienced a personal issue in college that lead him to be a Chiropractor. One morning he woke up with the right side of his face not working, this is called Bells Palsy in the medical world. How does one get this? Like everyone else, a quick google search will scare the socks off of you.

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