Whether you have neck pain due to whiplash, osteoarthritis, or another painful condition, chiropractic care is an effective and non-surgical solution that works to treat the underlying cause of your neck pain for lasting relief. Chiropractic adjustments help to bring back mobility and function in the neck through manual manipulations and specialized techniques. If you are tired of dealing with a sore or stiff neck, call our clinic today to find out more about how chiropractic care can help heal your chronic neck pain.
What Causes Neck Pain?
Neck pain can be brought on due to a number of causes, including:
- Poor posture
- Muscle strain
- Compressed nerves
- And more
There are ways you can avoid a sore neck, such as maintaining good posture when standing or sitting, sleeping in a good position, taking breaks when working long hours or traveling long distances, and avoiding carrying heavy bags. But sometimes neck pain can come on suddenly, and the only way to find relief is to find a treatment that works.
How Does Chiropractic Care Work for Neck Pain Relief?
Chiropractic care is an effective, non-invasive solution for neck pain relief. It works by addressing the source of your stiff neck for relief that lasts. While medications may cover up the symptoms of pain temporarily, there are many side effects and risks that can come along with these painkillers, and the relief does not last.
A chiropractor will look at your body as a whole, and perform a comprehensive analysis to find out the areas of the body that need adjustments. While your pain may be in your neck, there could be any number of reasons for your neck pain that may start in the back, or a neck injury could cause pain in another region of the body. The whole body is interconnected, which is why seeing a chiropractor is so important for your overall health and well-being.
Seeing a chiropractic specialist can help you get to the root of your condition. Once they find out what is causing your chronic neck pain, they will utilize painless, low-risk adjustments and techniques, alleviating pain and reducing inflammation and stress.
What Are the Benefits to Getting a Chiropractic Adjustment for Your Neck?
There are many incredible benefits to getting a chiropractic adjustment for your neck, including:
- Improved movement and range of motion
- Improved joint mobility
- Strengthened neck muscles
- Increased flexibility
- Reduced degeneration
- Improved nerve function
- Improved blood circulation
- Reduced respiratory issues and easier breathing
- Improved balance and coordination
If neck pain is left unaddressed, it can create even more problems throughout the body, and could eventually lead to a chronic condition that is difficult to treat.
By realigning the vertebrae up through the neck, your body is more connected, your nerves are free to receive and send important messages and signals to and from the brain, and you no longer have to get through each day managing your stiff neck.
To learn more about how chiropractic care can help with neck pain, give us a call to make an appointment with one of our chiropractors today.