Research At HealthStreet: Spinal Manipulation To Treat Low Back Pain


HealthStreet is currently recruiting for a study that wants to investigate the response of a commonly used spinal therapy for low back pain.

Are You Eligible?

Eligibility Criteria

  • Participants must be between 18 and 60 years old
  • Currently experiencing low back pain

Exclusion Criteria

  • Systemic medical conditions known to affect sensation
  • History of lumbar surgery or fracture within past 6 months
  • Received spinal manipulation for treatment of low back within past 6 months
  • Current or history of chronic pain condition other than low back pain

Interested In Participating In This Study?

For additional questions and information on compensation, please call: HealthStreet’s Study Navigator Lauren Light at 352-294-4873.

For Researchers: How Has HealthStreet Helped?

Dr. Joel Bialosky, the coordinator for the study, said HealthStreet has helped recruit community members at a much faster rate than what he is used to for studies. “HealthStreet has been wonderful to work with,” he said.