Neck pain affects millions of people at some point, ruining the quality of their life. A large percent of neck & shoulder pain can be treated and resolved with holistic, non-surgical treatments, such as the ones offered by Doctor Teresa Jones in her office at Whole Health Chiropracti in Garland Texas. With numerous holistic healing options to assist you in relieving your neck pain, you will receive a whole body approach and only the greatest care with compassion, and state- of - the art therapy equipment.
Neck Pain Causes
Causes of neck and shoulder pain can vary:
injury (from sports or car accident)
inflammation of soft tissues
sleeping in the wrong position
Other more serious causes of neck pain can include: degenerative disc disease, neck strain, herniated discs, pinched nerves, or common infections that can result in lymph node swelling. It is important to visit a professional to better understand your medical condition or underlying cause if you have neck and/or shoulder pain lasting 4 weeks or more. Doctor Teresa Jones, Voted Top Chiropractor in Garland Texas by Patients in 2016, is a specialist in these areas and offers a holistic approach and natural healing solutions for these symptoms.
Neck Pain Symptoms
Common neck pain symptoms include, but are not limited to:
stiff neck (resulting in difficulty turning your head), sharp or stabbing pain (in one spot or may radiate to another area)
tingling down arms
numbness, or weakness
trouble gripping or lifting objects. If you are experiencing one or more of the symptoms listed above: it is time to see Doctor Teresa Jones and get the relief you have been searching for.
Types of Neck Pain
There are three main types of neck pain:
1.Axial Neck Pain, which is musculo-skeletal, meaning that it affects soft tissues. Examples of this type of neck pain include whiplash or muscle strain. 2. Radiculopathy refers to neck and arm pain due to nerve compression. Symptoms of this type of neck pain can include; arm pain, numbness, or weakness. 3. Myelopathy refers to pressure on the spinal cord or spinal cord compression. These three types of pain can be acute or chronic. Acute pain occurs suddenly and the cause is usually known, either stress or injury.
Acute pain lasts LESS than 6 months.
Chronic pain persists after an injury heals and lasts LONGER than 3 months. The cause of chronic pain may always not be known.
If you are looking for relief from your chronic or acute neck pain, please schedule your appointment with Doctor Teresa Jones today. relief is just a phone