Neck Pain

Neck Pain Treatments

If you are suffering from neck pain, you are not alone. In actuality, neck pain among adults has an annual prevalence rate of over 30%, with nearly 50% of those individuals experiencing chronic pain or frequent occurrences. Additionally, 20-70% of adults experience neck pain that interferes with their daily activities. Therefore, many people are seeking both long-term and short-term solutions to varying levels of neck pain. For residents of Navarre, FL, seeking non-invasive methods of treating neck pain, the following is a closer look at some options for neck pain treatment from your friends at Dr. Llaird Likens Chiropractic Center.

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Symptoms of Neck Pain

Neck pain is not always so easy to pinpoint. Moreover, it can cause issues in other areas of the body. The following is a list of the most common signs and symptoms of neck pain:

  • Tingling in the arms
  • Headaches
  • Stiff neck
  • Fever
  • Weakness of the arms
  • Tenderness
  • Dizziness
  • Lightheaded
  • Limited range of motion

Causes of Neck Pain

Now that we know the most common symptoms of, let's look at some of the top causes of neck pain:

  • Poor posture
  • Whiplash
  • Neck injury
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Herniated disc
  • Pinched nerves
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Viruses and throat infections

Treatment for Neck Pain

If you are suffering from neck pain, a qualified chiropractor may be able to assist you. In many instances, you may need to schedule a consultation to allow your chiropractor to assess and diagnose your condition. The consultation may involve a physical exam, x-rays, a CT scan, MRI, or any other test that may be needed to get the full scope of your neck injuries. From there, your chiropractor will offer you some sort of neck adjustments. Also known as cervical manipulations, a neck adjustment is a procedure that involves applying precise pressure to the joints of the neck. This application typically results in the lessening of pain and an overall improvement in one's range of motion. Additionally, a neck adjustment may also require multiple treatment sessions, and may be used in conjunction with therapeutic massage, or other treatment methods as needed, such as exercise, ultrasound therapy, spinal decompression, and acupuncture.

Schedule A Consultation with Our Chiropractor Today

If you are seeking chiropractic treatment for neck pain, in Navarre, FL, your friends at the Dr. Llaird Likens Chiropractic Center are here to assist you. Simply call 850-939-3339 or email us today to schedule an assessment, and we will create a personalized treatment plan to address your unique needs and circumstances.