Sciatic Nerve Pain- Role of Physical Therapist

  • by ISAT
  • Course level: Intermediate
  • Categories Physical Therapy
  • Duration 02h
  • Total Enrolled 66
  • Last Update May 11, 2020

About Course

Physiotherapy can have a massive impact on the global burden of Sciatic nerve pain. Through the application of good examination skills, effective clinical reasoning and appropriate selection of interventions the impact of sciatica pain for any individual can be significantly reduced. In addition, the high tendency for chronicity in sciatic nerve pain can be lowered with effective management.


The Sciatic nerve is the largest nerve in the human body and is formed by the union of 5 nerve roots from the lower spine. It passes deep in the buttock and down the back of the thigh all the way to the heel and sole of the foot. The sciatic nerve serves a vital role in connecting the spinal cord with the skin and muscles of the thigh, leg, and foot.


This course is designed to elaborate and teach basic and fundamental concepts about sciatic nerve pain. Course covers all major aspects like What is sciatic nerve pain, causes of sciatica, risk factors of sciatica, treatment of sciatica and as well as Role of Physical therapist in treating Sciatica.


What Will I Learn?

  • Sciatic Nerve Anatomy
  • What is Sciatica Pain
  • Causes of Sciatica Pain
  • Role of PT in Sciatica Pain

Topics for this course

26 Lessons02h

What is Sciatic Nerve

Sciatic Nerve
Video Illustartion3:08

What is Sciatica Pain

Diagnosis of Sciatica Pain


Physical Therapy

Can sciatica be prevented?

Course Assessment

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Very informative

Very informative ..excellent

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Really informative course

its very help full for DPT students and very informative,so every students must do this course thank you.

Alhamdulilha very good and informative course

Course was really very nice and very informative.


Material Includes

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  • Text Doc.
  • Certificate of Completion


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Target Audience

  • Physical Therapists