Sciatica - Effective Natural Treatment at Nova Clinic

Nova Natural Health Clinic experts can assist in reversing the cause of sciatica and removing the pain associated with sciatica without the need for risky drugs or surgery. We offer effective and fast treatment with Chiropractic, Osteopathy and Acupuncture. For those who cannot attend appointment in person, we offer natural remedies to help the condition.


Your sciatic nerve is the longest nerve in your body, running from your pelvis through your hip area and buttocks and down each leg. Your sciatic nerve branches into smaller nerves as it travels down your legs and is fundamental for providing feeling to your thighs, legs, and feet as well as controlling many of the muscles in your lower legs. Subsequently, sciatica can be a debilitating condition as it causes pain which radiates along the path of this nerve and can hinder your entire lower body.

  • a bulging or herniated lumbar disc,

  • infection,

  • sports related injuries,

  • a growth within the spine,

  • piriformis syndrome (the piriformis is a muscle which lies directly over your sciatic nerve. If this muscle becomes tight or if you have a spasm in this muscle, it puts pressure directly on the sciatic nerve),

  • in some cases, sciatic pain in men has even been caused simply by sitting on a wallet!


If you suffer from sciatica this is often a warning sign that you have an underlying nerve problem which is placing pressure on a nerve in your lower back. This will often feel like a shock and increases when you sit, cough or sneeze. Sciatic pain will often start gradually and intensify as time progresses. Therefore, if you suffer from any of the following symptoms of sciatica, it is advisable that you seek professional help:

  • Pain which radiates from your lower (lumbar) spine to your buttocks and down the back of your leg or the side of your leg - this pain may vary from mild aching to sharp, burning pain or severe discomfort,

  • numbness in your leg(s),

  • tingling in your leg(s),

  • muscle weakness in your leg(s).

Fortunately, with a combination of stretches, spine & wellness care, sciatic pain can be significantly relieved.


All our therapists - Chiropractor, Osteopath and Acupuncturist get great results in treating sciatica or sciatica-like pains. Usually only a few sessions are required to help the condition. We would advise to book an appointment with an acupuncturist if there are other conditions that you have, even if they are not related, for example gastric problems or anxiety, etc. If sciatica is your only issue or the only issue that you want to tackle, than Osteopath or Chiropractor would be able to help the quickest. There is little difference between the techniques used or the results achieved, so unless you have a preference, we would suggest simply booking the nearest appointment available, whether it is with Chiropractor or Osteopath. If you are still not sure which treatment would be the best for you please call on 01438 532 075 so we can advise you. Otherwise you can book your consultation online - once you register you will see all available appointments online. 



The main difference between our practitioners and other clinics is that we treat you in just a few sessions. Sometimes patients report great difference already after one or two session. We don't tie you to any plans or expect you to pay hundreds of pounds to get better. Our practitioners are trustworthy, very experienced and will help with your health issue in the shortest number of sessions possible


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For patients who cannot be treated in person we are able to offer natural homeopathic remedies, which can help with the pain and often resolve the problem also. The homeopathic consultation can be done over the phone (it takes approximately 1 hour) and the remedies would then be posted to you. You will then have a few follow up calls to ensure that the problem is resolved.



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Nova Natural Health Clinic is located in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England; next to Lister Hospital.

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