Spinal disorders that include low back pain, neck pain, and headaches are still as prevalent today as they were fifty years ago. In terms of work loss and treatment cost, back pain is the single most expensive musculoskeletal ailment in Western society. Within a large group of adults, 80% will have some degree of backache at any point in time. When it comes to seeking treatment for these injuries and disorders, most patients expect their first appointment will consist of receiving ultrasound, hot packs, and instructions for completing a series of exercises. In many cases, these modalities are warranted and used, but as a whole, Summit Rehab in Lee’s Summit, Mo strives to take a more advanced approach to restoring muscle imbalances in the back.