Acute, or short-term back pain lasts a few days to a few weeks. Most people often suffer acute low back pain, which tends to resolve on its own within a few days with self-care and there is no residual loss of function. In some cases, it might take a few months for the symptoms to disappear. Contact Advanced Health Solutions – GA Spine & Disc today at (770) 212-3991 If you need lower back pain treatment Woodstock.