The Spine Doc has treated the neck pain of residents of Birmingham, AL, for many years. Following are the answers to several questions we frequently receive regarding neck pain.
What Causes Neck Pain?
Neck pain is caused by many factors. You may have slept in a sideways position, injured your neck while playing sports, or been involved in an automobile accident. Regardless of how your neck was injured, we can get your neck back to feeling good again.
Some neck pain lasts a few days, while others can last months or even years. There are some instances where intervention is needed to prevent further damage to the vertebrae. Here are some instances when you will need to contact The Spinal Doc:
- Whiplash due to a car accident or injury.
- Pain and stiffness
- Tingling, numbness, or weakness in the legs or legs
- Pain due to a fall
- Sudden neck stiffness and difficulty raising both arms above the head
- Tension headaches
- Pain while moving the neck
- Pain after sitting or sleeping for a long time in one position
- Limited movement of the neck with pain
Other causes of neck pain are rare conditions. These conditions can create mild to severe pain, such as:
- A tumor
- A fracture
- An infection
How Can a Chiropractor Treat Neck Pain?
Chiropractors use high-end equipment and techniques that can treat pain effectively. Here are some of the methods that chiropractors use:
- Physical therapy
- Chiropractic Adjustments
- Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation
- Neck support collars
Schedule an Appointment with Our Chiropractor in Birmingham, AL
If you are experiencing neck pain, and need assistance managing your pain, or starting a treatment plan, give The Spinal Doc, in Birmingham, AL a call by calling (205) 951-3330. We are here to help you get your life back. Neck pain should not interfere with your quality of life.