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Top 10 Best Office Chairs for Lower Back Pain in 2019 [Ultimate Guide]

A contributed post from LANGRIA Home Decor & Furniture

Majority of us have to work for at least 8 hours in an office, every single day. That requires us to sit and work on our desks for the majority of our shift. As a natural result, we have to deal with the aching shoulders and back pain. Not everyone can afford or has the time to visit a chiropractor for 3 sessions per week. The best solution for this back pain is to invest in the best office chair for back pain. With the help of this ultimate guide, you will not only be able to choose the best model at the best price but, you will also be able to cure your back issues. The following is the list of top 10 office chairs for back pain.

ARGOMAX BLACK HIGH BACK DESK

10This chair has entered the top 10 list of best office chairs for back pain due to its stylish design and back comforting features. It is firm, sturdy, and very comfortable as it allows you to easily move and stretch. It does not make you feel stuck in one position for the whole day. It has an ergonomic design which means that the hair has been designed by keeping in mind the needs of a human being especially with back problems. This chair is made in a very comfortable manner with cushioned armrests, backrest, and customizable headrest. The smart auto-adaptive base feature enables the backrest to modify according to your weight. Due to its one switch functioning feature, the chair can tilt back to 135ᵒ and has a three-way lock component. The glass fiber outline, and the nylon gives you a breathable backrest. It is comfortable yet, firm.

PROS:

  • Easy to adjust headrest and backrest
  • Promotes correct posture
  • Reclines Easily
  • Ergonomic
  • Supportive and Sturdy
  • Breathable and Comfortable

CONS:

  • The armrest could be more adjustable

STEELCASE GESTURE CHAIR

9This office chair supports your posture by copying the natural movements of the spine. Its armrests are put at the back which allows you to easily sit down while its S-shape backrest supports and arranges your spine. Its Gesture 360 arm feature allows it to move like your arms to encourage your utilization of various devices such as your laptop or PC. The seat flaunts delicate edges to accommodate sitting for consecutive hours and it also comes with air pockets underneath the foam cushioning, for that extra comfort.

PROS:

  • Holds various devices
  • Stylish Design
  • S-shape backrest
  • Comfortable seating

CONS:

  • No headrest
  • No lock for armrest

LA-Z-BOY DELANO BIG & TALL EXECUTIVE BONDED LEATHER CHAIR

8This chair has entered the list of the best chair for back pain due to its elegant design, beautiful chestnut upholstery with a bit of wood action. Due to its extra padding, this executive chair is one of the most comfortable office chairs made for preventing lower back pain. The seat comes with a comfortable width and has the capability to support 400 pounds of weight. It is made up of leather which makes it comfortable, easy to clean, but it can cause you to sweat a lot. For extra comfort, you can tilt the chair or adjust its height as per your liking.

PROS:

  • Stylish and elegant
  • Firm and sturdy
  • Easily reclines
  • Adjustable height
  • Supports 400 pounds of weight

CONS:

  • Leather causes you to sweat

KADIRYA HIGH BACK BONDED LEATHER

7This stylish chair is made up of bonded leather and can quite possibly be the best executive chair for you. Its high back helps it support your back and lower back quite comfortably. For extra comfort, the seating has been padded in a way that it forms a waterfall edge. This feature relaxes your hamstrings so you can sit and work for prolonged hours. Moreover, you can recline to 120 degrees whenever you feel like stretching during the day. The seat is definitely durable and reliable but, it can only support up to 250 pounds of weight.

PROS:

  • Stylish and Comfortable
  • Reclines Easily
  • Supportive armrest
  • Durable and Stable

CONS:

  • Recline is not supportive\

ERGONOMIC MESH COMPUTER OFFICE DESK MIDBACK TASK CHAIR

6This office is chair perfect for your midback support and is capable of supporting up to 250 pounds of weight. It comes with a wide seat, an adjustable height, and has the capability of reclining up to 135 degrees with 360 degrees swivel. The triangle armrest provides additional support however, their height is not ideal for tall people. The breathable mesh material and backrest shaped like the alphabet ‘S’ adds to your comfort and ideal back support.

PROS:

  • Certified by BIFIMA
  • Ergonomic backrest

CONS:

  • Low armrests
  • A bit flimsy
  • Seat is not padded

TOPSKY MESH COMPUTER OFFICE CHAIR

5This ergonomic chair comes with a skeletal back synchronous mechanism which makes it customizable and offers adjustable lumbar support. You can adjust its headrest in three different positions and the adjustable armrests are an addition to the armrests. The chair can easily recline up to 145 degrees and can hold up to 350 pounds of weight. Moreover, the breathable mesh material prevents you from sweating.

PROS:

  • Good lumbar support
  • Adjustable headrest and armrest
  • Breathable material
  • Reclines easily

CONS:

  • Not durable enough

MODWAY ARTICULATE ERGONOMIC CHAIR

4The adjustable armrests of this ergonomic office chair allow you to find your perfect position while working on the computer. Furthermore, you can also adjust the chair’s height and the depth of the seat as well. The safety lock allows you to stay stable while the chair has been reclined. It is user-friendly and very affordable. Moreover, its hooded caster wheels allow the chair to roll over carpeted surfaces as well.

PROS

  • Adjustable
  • User-friendly
  • Breathable Material
  • Stable and secure recline
  • Affordable

CONS:

  • Not enough padding

RAYNOR ERGOHUMAN HIGH BACK MESH CHAIR

3This chair is one of the best office chairs for lower back pain due to its adjustable back angle feature which allows you to choose the ideal reclining position for you. Moreover, it relieves pressure off from your spine which prevents you from falling prey to conditions like sciatica.

 

PROS:

  • Adjustable and easy recline
  • Breathable material
  • Adjustable lumbar support
  • Improves posture

CONS:

  • Not ideal for short people

HERMAN MILLER EMBODY CHAIR

2This ergonomic chair allows your weight to be evenly distributed through its overall cushioned construct. It helps you improve your posture and alleviates lower back pain. It showcases a strong frame made out of graphite. The seating is comfortable yet firm which makes it even better for people suffering from any sort of back pain.

PROS:

  • Sturdy and Stable
  • Comfortable and Breathable
  • Evenly distributes weight
  • 12-year warranty

CONS:

  • Not available in multiple size

LANGRIA COMFORTABLE V SHAPE MEDIUM BACK MESH HOME OFFICE DESK CHAIR

This is the best office chair for lower back pain and has been designed to align your spine. The chair has been constructed using breathable Korean mesh and nylon casters. It can swivel at 360 degrees which allows you to move freely. The height of the chair can be easily adjusted through the use of a flip level. The contours and the curves of the chair provide excellent lumbar support and makes sure that your spine is properly aligned with the backrest. It has been designed to meet your standards and has been certified by BIFMA as well. Furthermore, this chair can support up to 285 pounds of weight without exploding.

PROS:

  • Breathable
  • Ergonomic design
  • Comfortable yet firm
  • Aligns your spine
  • Easy to construct

CONS:

  • Only supports 285 pounds of weight

ULTIMATE BUYER’S GUIDE:

The following are the points that you must look for in the best office chair for back pain.

  • Adjustable: It must have the features of adjustable height, backrest, headrest, and armrest.
  • Ergonomic Design: The chair should be designed by keeping sciatica and patients who suffer from other lower back pain problems.
  • S-shaped backrest: It must come with an ergonomic backrest shaped in the form of an ‘S’. This shape is very ideal for people already suffering from lower back pains.
  • Mobile: The chair must provide easy mobility. You should not have to leave or drag your seat for the smallest of tasks.
  • Comfortable seating: The seating should be wide and padded.
  • Swivel and Recline: The chair must have the ability to recline at a minimum of 120 degrees and swivel at 360 degrees. It allows mobility.
  • Good Material: The material of the chair should be comfortable, durable, and breathable.
  • Good enough weight capacity: It must be able to support at least 250 pounds of weight. Any chair that has less weight capacity than 250 pounds is of no use.

CONCLUSION:

Sitting for hours can seriously damage your back and can cause a lot of problems for your lower back. Hence, investing in an office chair which is specifically designed to cater to lower back problems is a great investment. Through the detailed reviews and the ultimate guide provided above, you will be able to purchase the best office chair for lower back pain problems.

 

 

 

 

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Karen LeBlanc is a travel host and writer with a popular travel show, The Design Tourist, and a companion lifestyle blog. As a widely published travel journalist and content creator, Karen is a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association. She also serves as the Design and Travel editor of the national lifestyle magazine, LaPalme. Karen believes that every destination has a story to tell through its local art, architecture, culture, and craft. This immersive creative exploration begins with authentic accommodations where the narrative of place unfolds through art, accessories, accouterments, furnishings, fixtures, and food. 

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