Mid back pain refers to discomfort or pain in the region of the thoracic spine, which is the middle section of the spine between your neck and lower back.
Similar to lower back pain, mid-back pain can be caused by various factors, including age, injuries, and spine conditions such as herniated disks, thoracic radiculopathy, fractured vertebrae, or osteoarthritis.
If you are experiencing mid-back pain, it’s important to speak to a specialist who can diagnose the underlying cause and recommend a treatment plan to alleviate your pain.
Symptoms of mid back pain generally occur between the neck and lower back. Pain can be felt on both the spine and either side.
Mid back pain is characterized by dull aches, stiffness and sharp pain in the mid-back region. It can sometimes also cause pain the chest, arms and legs.
Mid-back pain can affect anyone, but it is most common among adults and older individuals and anyone with poor posture, engages in physical labor or repetitive motions.
“Living with mid-back pain can have a big impact your daily life and stop you from doing the things you love. While it can be tempting to try and tough it out or rely on self-care remedies, it's essential to seek specialist attention if you're experiencing persistent or severe pain. At Legent, our team of specialists will diagnose your condition and work with you to find the right treatment.”
Our healthcare assistants will talk about what’s bothering you, how we can help and book you the next available appointment.
Whether you need pain relief, an MRI or a procedure, our team of leading orthopedic specialists is here to help.
We’re here to help with every step of your journey, from diagnosis and pain management to surgery and living life fully again.