Personal experiences of coccyx pain

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There are more than 2,000 Personal Experiences here, and it can be hard to find exactly what you want. Here is a way to search through them.

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2020-11-29 - Amy, UK - Indoor rock climbing accident

2020-11-15 - Saranjit, UK - Full coccygectomy finally got rid of the pain

2020-11-08 - Davina, UK - Update - Still pain-free 6 months after treatment

2020-11-08 - Danielle, UK - Manipulations and exercises from Bob Griffiths

2020-11-08 - Anonymous, USA - Update - Prolotherapy worked, steroids and manipulations didn't

2020-11-08 - Kate, UK - Update - Steroid injections did not work, 90-95% pain-free after manipulation

2020-11-08 - Mark, UK - Update - Ten years of rectal/pelvic pains

2020-11-08 - Manoj, India - Tailbone pain started in pregnancy

2020-11-08 - Diwakar, India - Update - Injections lasted for 6 months, then 2 months, then not at all

2020-10-25 - Larry, USA - Successful treatment of coccyx dislocation by Dr Chan

2020-10-25 - Donna, USA - Update - I've fallen and I can't get up!

2020-10-25 - Namaste, India - I injured my tailbone pole-vaulting 20 years ago

2020-10-25 - Anonymous, USA - Update - Clamshell and leg exercises got rid of the pain

2020-10-25 - Mohammed, India - Tailbone treatment from Dr Syeda Mubashira

2020-10-04 - Hannah, UK - Jumping off a boat dislocated my coccyx

2020-10-04 - Priyanka, USA - Update - Yoga exercises for coccydynia

2020-09-27 - Helen, UK - Update - Coccyx pain decreased significantly, but still severe difficulty sitting for long periods

2020-09-27 - Ashley, USA - Update - Long hikes help with my tailbone pain

2020-09-13 - Sam, USA - 1 year post coccygectomy

2020-09-13 - James, UK - 50% relief after one chiropractic session

2020-08-30 - Ali, Moldova - Update - Non-touch healer reducing coccyx pain

2020-08-16 - Anonymous, UK - Sitting doing crossword caused pudendal neuralgia

2020-08-09 - Sanjay, India - Update - Feedback for Dr. Rajveer

2020-07-26 - Anonymous, Malaysia - Update - Speed hump in the road caused my coccyx pain

2020-07-26 - Jenny, USA - During a ski trip I fell hard and landed on my tailbone

2020-07-19 - Nina, UK and Malta - Update - Injured coccyx during childbirth

2020-07-12 - Jane S, UK - Update - Acute, severe coccydynia

2020-07-05 - George, UK - Update - Testimonial for Robert Giffiths

2020-06-21 - Karthika, India - Tailbone pain and neck pain

2020-06-14 - Sarah, UK - Update - Misalignment of coccyx - eternally grateful for cure by manipulation

2020-06-14 - Sean, UK - First chiropractic treatment has made a noticeable improvement

2020-06-14 - Bhavisha, India - Update - Tailbone pain for no reason

2020-06-14 - Anonymous, UK - Update - Slipped and fell on a wet rock

2020-06-14 - Lucy, UK - Update - Coccyx loose, like a wobbly tooth

2020-05-31 - Carol, USA - Update - Taken the decision to have a coccygectomy

2020-05-31 - Katie, UK - Vulval pain was caused by the coccyx

2020-05-17 - Kay, USA - Update - Finding coccyx treatment in Louisiana

2020-05-03 - Rebecca, UK - Many years of poor posture affecting my whole spine

2020-04-26 - Kavita, India - Update - Exercises and coccygeal manipulation working

2020-04-19 - Andre, UK - Internal manipulation of the coccyx by yourself

2020-04-19 - Pam, USA - Treatment from Dr Chan, chiropractor

2020-04-12 - Kate, UK - Tackling the problem, getting relief from pain

2020-03-29 - ZN, Algeria - Fell on my coccyx, the pain was excruciating

2020-03-15 - Fra, Italy and UK - Broken coccyx and endometriosis

2020-03-15 - Anonymous, Israel - Testimony from Israel

2020-03-08 - Nadia, UK - Coccyx Dislocation: Childbirth Injury

2020-03-08 - Anonymous, India - Update - Hooked tailbone and prolapsed disc

2020-03-01 - Anonymous, UK - Final relief of coccyx pain from change of lifestyle

2020-03-01 - Sunita, UK - Increasing coccyx mobility

2020-03-01 - Leanne, UK - Manual manipulation for the coccyx problem

2020-03-01 - Anonymous, UK - Combination of physio and chiropractic treatment has been effective

2020-02-23 - Becky, UK - Finally had the coccygectomy!

2020-02-16 - Gaurav, India - Great recovery with manipulation and exercise

2020-01-26 - Melissa, Canada - Update - New diagnosis

2020-01-26 - HI, UK - Spicule on rigid coccyx caused pain after childbirth

2020-01-26 - Brandi, USA - Long coccyx with anterior angulation, now removed

2020-01-19 - Sinead, UK - I am feeling like myself again after months of treatment

2020-01-19 - Savannah, USA - Coccyx pain successfully treated by Dr. Dana Grenman

2020-01-12 - M Dev, India - My tailbone problem solved by J Mazumdar

2020-01-05 - Anonymous, UK - Update - Great experience with Michael Durtnall and the Sayer Clinic

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Updated 2019-08-25

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