for Pain Relief
Chiropractic treatments can help relieve some kinds of pain through spinal manipulations and other therapies. Use the links below to learn more about the different types of pain experienced throughout different regions of the body and how chiropractic care can help provide non-invasive, relief.
Back Pain, Neck Pain, Headaches & Migraines, Sciatica & Scoliosis
Auto Injury, Disc Injury, Whiplash, Work Injury
Arm & Leg Pain, Carpal Tunnel, Shoulder Pain
SPINE RELATED PAIN
If you are living with chronic back pain, then chiropractic care might be a good treatment option. Almost everyone will experience some form of back pain, ranging from slightly irritating to completely crippling, in their lifetime. Whatever the degree of pain you are experiencing and whether it is acute or has become chronic, at the very least you would probably rather live without it. In the most extreme cases it can be difficult to go on living with it. Click the link below to learn more about what causes lower back pain and how chiropractic treatment can help you achieve lasting back health so that you can go on enjoying those walks in the park.
You know the old saying, “It's a pain in the neck”? Well, when you live with neck pain long enough, you know its important to find the best chiropractor. Neck pain can make even the simplest of movements involving the neck, head, arms, shoulders, and back excruciatingly difficult. It can lead to headaches and difficulty using your body. Immobility resulting from neck pain can cause the muscles to become weak and to degenerate over time. Understanding the root of your neck pain is a necessary step towards acquiring the treatment that will be effective in both short and long-term recovery. Click the link below to explore common causes of neck pain and learn how chiropractic care can be a useful alternative to conventional treatments.
Headaches & Migraines
Headaches are not fun, and migraines are another level of awful. Living with either of these issues can make you feel grumpy, and in the worst-case scenario, leave you unable to function. Medication may help in the short term, but when the problem is ongoing or re-occurring, pills are generally not enough. The source of your headaches and migraines is usually structural, and therefore proper treatment can help you overcome this debilitating issue. Headache relief at our Farmers Branch chiropractic clinic may be the solution you are looking for.
If you are experiencing pain that radiates from the back or buttocks all the way down the legs, you may have a common condition called sciatica. Many people look for a chiropractor so they don't have to suffer with the pain of sciatica, and many never achieve a long term solution. An untreated sciatic condition can continue to worsen and make the daily tasks of living go from difficult to impossible. Continue reading to better understand sciatica and learn how chiropractic treatment can help you to overcome it.
Typically, scoliosis begins as a minor bend in the spine that gradually progresses over a lifetime. A diagnosis of scoliosis is made when the spine curves more than ten degrees to the right or left when a patient is facing the examiner. Once the spine has advanced to more extreme stages of scoliosis there can be severe health consequences. The good news is that if the bending of the spine is discovered early on, and chiropractic care is received, it can be prevented from advancing to a debilitating state. Read on for a brief glimpse into how scoliosis develops and the impact that it has on one's health. You will learn how scoliosis can be identified and how chiropractic care can work to manage its effects.
Car accidents can be one of the most frightening and confusing experiences that a person can go through. Often the first thing that a person is concerned about following an automobile accident is the damage to their vehicle or their insurance coverage. This results in them neglecting the most important part, which is their individual health. Seeking proper care in a timely fashion is the most vital aspect in determining the overall outcome of your condition. Learn how chiropractors can help car accident patients.
Are you living with a slipped disc or other disc injury? If you suspect that your chronic back pain is being caused by a disc injury, or you have received a diagnosis that confirms you are dealing with this kind of issue, you will probably benefit from the best chiropractic care you can find. Whether the pain is mild or severe, it is important to deal with it promptly so that the issue does not progress and cause more permanent damage. Learn more about the symptoms of disc injuries and how chiropractic care may give you immediate relief from the pain and discomfort associated with a disc injury, as well as possible long-term recovery.
Many people will seek out chiropractic care after having an auto accident. Whiplash, a common auto injury, occurs when the head and neck are whipped from back to front, similar to how a whip is cracked. The majority of car accidents are rear-end collisions with whiplash being a common result. Whiplash can also occur from other kinds of trauma, accidents, abuse, and falls. Many people who have been involved in an accident don't even realize they have received a whiplash injury until weeks or months later when the problem becomes persistent and leads to other issues. If your neck has been injured in an accident or other incident, continue reading to determine if you have a whiplash injury and how chiropractic care can help you to treat it.
Many people are surprised to find out that the majority of work injuries can be helped by a chiropractor. Work injuries are not from serious accidents, but from overuse and repetitive stress injuries. However, there are as many ways to injure yourself at work as there are different occupations, and none of them are very fun. The most important thing when dealing with a work-related injury is that you don't leave it until it requires more serious intervention or leads to an untreatable problem. Learn more about the risk factors involved with common work injuries and how chiropractic care can help you to heal from them.
Arm & Leg Pain
The shoulder and hip joints are two of the most mobile and frequently used joints in the body. They are also a frequent site of injury and pain for many people we see in our Farmers Branch chiropractic clinic. From overuse to sports injuries, the causes are many, and the results range from slight discomfort to complete immobilization. Read on for more information on some of the most common issues that lead to shoulder and leg pain, as well as a description of how chiropractic adjustments can help to reverse it.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is a painful condition that happens when the median nerve in your wrist is compressed by swelling, often due to an underlying medical condition. It is one of the most common conditions affecting the nerves. Traditionally there were few options to deal with this problem and those available, such as surgery and medication, were invasive and expensive. Fortunately, chiropractors have success treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome with a more conservative and gentle approach. If you are wondering whether your wrist pain is caused by Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, and want more details on the alternative treatments available from chiropractors, then please read on.
We don't think much about our shoulders until they start to give us pain. We use our shoulders to lift and extend our arms, to carry, wave and perform numerous other motions and tasks. The shoulder is the most mobile joint in the body and as a result it is subject to a wide range of injuries and conditions. Shoulder problems that go unchecked can lead to lifelong, debilitating issues. In order to properly treat the shoulder joint and achieve long-term relief, it is important to identify the cause of shoulder pain. Continue reading to learn some of the common causes of shoulder pain and how chiropractic care can return the shoulder to functional health.