Please see the index below for a list of all our articles on Sciatica.

If you are new to the subject, we recommend starting with: What You Need to Know About Sciatica

There are several symptoms commonly associated with sciatica, as well as a few less common ones.

Treatment options for sciatica include physical therapy, medication, epidural steroid injections, and surgery.

What does piriformis syndrome feel like? The symptoms of piriformis syndrome may range from mild discomfort to severe, debilitating pain in the buttock. Piriformis syndrome symptoms may remain constant throughout the day or flare with physical activities that include movements of the hip and legs, such as sitting, walking, climbing stairs, and twisting.

This article synthesizes the essential medical facts about the causes and treatments of sciatica to provide a correct understanding of the condition.

Sciatica may cause different types of pain in the thigh, leg, and foot. The pain may be accompanied by neurological symptoms such as numbness, weakness, and/or other altered sensations in the affected regions.