We twist, bend and lift all through our life not knowing that all these can lead to severe neck pain. For example, stretching your neck too much while exercising or using computers for long durations; all these can have serious consequences on your neck. Cervical doesn’t only result in neck pain, it goes beyond that. It can cause soreness and weakness in your shoulders, arm, and hand.
As far as lumbar spine procedures go they usually involve treating problems faced in the lower back of the patients like lower back pain etc. After this procedure brings positive results patients can walk independently within a day but strenuous activities will have to be avoided for a few days.
Having lower back problems can be really dangerous, this is because you will not be able to do anything you will be simply confined to your bed. It’s difficult to move around unassisted or even stand on your feet without support. And any delay in treating a condition like this can cost you a lot. Meaning that timely treatment is vital since you never know the seriousness of your problem, minor ones can even become major. Therefore, it is better to get these problems treated at the right time.
Another common problem faced by many people is related to the spine. It balances our body weight and enables our mobility. But now that people are leading a really hectic life, various spinal problems have come into existence. It is very important to have a healthy spine or else all their daily life activities can be very difficult.
Common causes of cervical pain include the following:
- Sedentary lifestyle
- Slouched sitting habit
- Long hours of computer usage
- Mobile and tablet usage
- Poor sleeping posture
- Carrying heavy backpacks/bag for long periods of time
Chiropractic Treatment For Back And Neck Pain
Treatment of cervical spine pain involves chiropractic adjustments including spinal manipulation, gentle massage, and invasive treatments to restore the health of the cervical spine and neck. Treatment varies according to the type and severity of the disease. It may be a soft or strong concentrated pressure in the firing areas.
If left untreated, cervical spine pain caused by whiplash and headaches can become chronic. To assess the cause of the patient’s condition, Calvanese Chiropractic will obtain a current and past medical history and will perform a physical examination. If necessary, you can also request an X-ray, other diagnostic procedures or laboratory tests. As soon as you get a diagnosis we will discuss different treatment options, including adjustments, massages, and a lifestyle change.
The goal is to relieve pain and prevent its deterioration and recurrence. Once the patient regains mobility and flexibility, we will recommend a healthy, stress-free lifestyle that includes a change in diet and an exercise routine. With proper treatment, cervical spine pain can be resolved.
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