Pain in the upper back (Thoracic), lower back(Lumbar) and tailbone (Sacrum/Coccyx) are very common and can easily affect your quality of life making normal daily tasks, like sitting, standing, and bending difficult. It is estimated that 70-90% of people will experience back pain at some point in their lives.
The back is comprised of many sensitive structures that play a pivotal role on the way we move. These include bones (vertebra and ribs), muscles, spinal discs, ligaments, tendons, nerves and other connective tissue like fascia. Back pain can be associated with injury or inflammation with any of these structures.