Sacroiliac joint dysfunction or pain

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - It is an important joint that if it is messed up can lead to a lot of pain.

We will show you how to take care of it in the Neighborhood Health Watch.

Dr. Marc Caligtan at the Virginia Spine Center is treating sacroiliac join pain.

This can result from direct trauma or things like repetitive stress.

Pain may be located over back, buttock, groin, or leg.

Treatment for this condition may include rest, anti-inflammatory medication and physical therapy.

See your doctor if your symptoms include weakness, numbness, bowel /bladder dysfunction or if your pain is intolerable or rapidly progressive.

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