Sciatica usually occurs in the lower back and legs of the patient. The sciatic nerve runs along the back and down the back of the leg, so common signs that a patient is suffering from sciatica include pain in leg when sitting, tingling sensations in the leg, weakness or numb legs, or shooting pains when attempting to stand. Sciatica is a condition that is caused by pressure occurring in the lumbar region, and this type of pressure is very irritating and often impossible to bear. A specialist should be consulted if the symptoms persist. Our Sciatica Nerve Pain Treatment NYC will consult with you, review your health history and perform a physical exam. They may also request imaging to locate the origin of your sciatica pain to better treat you. Our goal is to treat your sciatica pain using interventional treatments to avoid sciatica surgery. If you are experiencing any of the sciatica symptoms above and think you may have Sciatica, consult immediately with a Sciatica Nerve Pain Treatment NYC. By diagnosing the area and degree of pain, specialists can provide the right level of treatment for your sciatica. Sciatica diagnosis and testing includes: X-rays, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Computerized Tomography Scan (CT Scan).