30 min PT session in 30 seconds. Acute lower back pain. Starts with assessment. Treatment includes: deep soft tissue manipulation, instrument assisted myofascial manipulation, myofascial decompression with cupping and active movements with the cups in place, lumbar spine manipulation with stretching afterwards. Home exercises were also given. His acute lower back pain resolved within 24 hours after the treatment. Most back pain gets better on its own but these are some ways a physical therapist can help with back pain. The sooner it is treated the better.