As we age, every person develops some narrowing of their spinal canal. It is a gradual process and there is usually not serious complications associated with spinal stenosis disability. A small percentage of the population will suffer more serious complications that can lead to a host of painful symptoms.
If you are experiencing lower back pain that seems to diminish when you lean or bend forward, you may have spinal stenosis. If your lower back pain is worse when sitting or standing for long periods or you are having leg numbness or weakness that affects your ability to work, you may need to a disability claim.
Our New York disability attorneys Riemer & Associates have years of experience representing clients suffering from spinal stenosis and many other lower back disabilities.