New Solutions to Neck Pain in Kingston WA

New Solutions to Neck Pain in Kingston WA

New Solutions to Neck Pain in Kingston WA

New solutions to neck pain, what are the underlying causes of neck pain in Kingston WA?

Sprain/Strain:

Strains and sprains of the cervical spine are usually caused by acute injuries like whiplash or head trauma jerking the neck region.

Solution:
in most cases rest, ice, and light mobilization are the treatment protocols that are the best to utilize in the first one to two weeks of care. Once the cute phase is completed, more aggressive treatment is indicated to restore normal function. For example, deep tissue massage and chiropractic care to restore normal cervical curves are mandatory to avoid long-term chronic pain.

Disc Herniations in Kingston WA:

There are many causes of disc herniations, and pinpointing it to one injury is hard to do. Usually, repetitive stress over time, injuries and cervical disc compression leads to a bulge in the neck region. If the desk bulge puts pressure on the nerve roots, symptoms are usually accompanied by arm pain or hand weakness.

Solution:
Decompression therapy of the neck region is the most effective way to decrease pressure off the nerve roots. Light force adjustments and home care exercises help the healing process as well.

TOS: (Thoracic outlet syndrome)

TOS is caused by nerve irritation or pressure on the brachioplexus, a set of nerves that leave the neck and cross the armpit.

Solution:
Neck mobilization is a key component to take pressure off the muscles, ligaments, nerves that can irritate this condition. Any treatment accompanied by massage is going to be beneficial, this is because the scalene muscles are a common culprit in TOS symptoms.

Cervical myofascial pain:

Irritated muscles in the neck region are a very common problem in society. We are a nation that spends alot of time looking at computers, texting on the phone, reading and in a position/posture that’s not beneficial for the spine.

The next time you have neck pain, before you pop a pill ask yourself what is the underlying cause.

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Foundation Chiropractic

8202 NE State Hwy 104 #105
Kingston, WA 98346

(360) 297-0037