required. Just like a dentist, taking a set of X-Rays allows us to see
anything under the gums or muscles that may be contributing further for a
patient's problem. Also allowing us to see any underlying problems before
it manifests into an injury. It is very common practice to have an initial
set of X-Rays taken if you are new to a doctor's practice.
Over time one side could be spasing and shortening. The pain could be muscle tendon or nerve traction. Or you have a disc that bulges on one side pinching a nerve when you sit.