First off I am against any X Rays if they are not really proven necessary. I feel there is to many folks now being subjected to radiation for no reason. Just wished i knew back then what I know now as every X Ray that I have had through out my life would have never been done on me. I would have said no back then as I do today. Take a look at this article. My Opinion Only
The use of MRIs, X-rays or CT scans provides no benefit in diagnosing patients with routine back pain, according to a new study conducted by researchers from the Oregon Health and Science University and published in the journal Lancet.