Neck and Shoulder Pain
Neck and Shoulder Pain
Neck Pain Denver
Neck Pain Denver, CO is the second most common reason that chiropractic treatment is sought out because it is extremely effective for treating neck pain! There can be a variety of reasons that can be the cause of the pain and it can feel very different from person to person. Chiropractic Solutions of Denver is pleased to offer professional treatments for neck pain in Denver near Stapleton and Park Hill.
A few common reasons that you could be experiencing neck pain in Denver is trauma such as repetitive use or automobile accidents. You could also be suffering from something called forward heard Posture syndrome. Forward head posture could result in neck pain, jaw pain, headaches, numbness and tingling, which could lead to degeneration in the neck. Forward head posture syndrome can be easily corrected with proper chiropractic care and rehabilitation. Reducing the stress and strain on the neck is the first step in preventing your neck from hurting.
An easy test to figure out if your suffering from forward head posture is to draw a line from your mid-shoulder to your ear. If the center of your ear isn’t over your shoulder, you are suffering from forward head posture. The further your head is forward the more stress and strain are being put on your neck, which means you are more likely to suffer from neck pain! Pain means that there is an inflammatory process occurring. Inflammation occurs when there is damage to the joints in the neck. Leaving this untreated will cause the neck to degenerate. If you already have degeneration in the neck, correcting the forward head posture will stop it from progressing.
Chiropractic adjustments, massage therapy, acupuncture treatment and spinal strengthening exercises can be given to help stop the neck pain and preventing it from coming back. Correcting the forward head posture by restoring the curve to the spine could also be beneficial in managing your neck pain. Using one or more of these procedures and chiropractic treatments offered can help to significantly reduce neck pain in Denver!
Denver chiropractor Dr. Baldwin is an ideal doctor for someone seeking treatment for neck pain in Denver. He has vast knowledge and experience in correcting neck pain with long term results. The use of a variety of techniques he uses allows him to help people with different neck pain symptoms!
Shoulder Pain Denver
Shoulder pain treatment Denver can be relieved through our specialized services and treatments from Denver chiropractor, Dr. Brandon Baldwin. As one of the most mobile joints in the human body, the shoulder also injuries somewhat easily. The extreme motions of being able to reach over the head, behind the back, and across the front of the body are the reason for this propensity. The shoulder joint is quite shallow and is bound together primarily by ligaments. The muscles that surround the shoulder are the element that actually gives it much of its stability as well as its strength. The rotator cuff is a grouping of small muscles that hold the humerus, which is the bone in the upper arm, against the joint of the shoulder. There are several muscles in the upper chest and upper back that further stabilize the shoulder by ensuring its smooth and even motion.
Shoulder pain can vary, from just a mild annoyance to the total inability to move the shoulder because of pain. The reason for this is because there are many different causes of shoulder pain. Mild pain is usually a result of overuse, caused by swelling and inflammation of the joints, muscles, or tendons. This is generally called tendonitis or bursitis, and it frequently will go away on its own. If the pain lasts longer than just a few days, it should be evaluated.
Although the causes of your shoulder pain in Denver can vary, treatment is often similar regardless of the cause. Movement is an important part of healing as not moving the shoulder can result in a complication known as a frozen shoulder. Your chiropractor can advise you as to what motions might exacerbate the pain and what motions might actually help heal the injury. Ice, ultrasound, and other therapeutic treatments can be used to eliminate the inflammation in the shoulder. This will generally result in a substantial decrease in pain. Stretching of specific muscles along with exercises that can be done at home can also help correct muscular imbalances that occur in the upper back and/or chest.
Denver chiropractor, Dr. Brandon Baldwin, can help you figure out the cause—and the cure—of your shoulder pain. Certified in a variety of chiropractic and soft tissue techniques, he can be reached at 303-647-9196. Contact us today to make your appointment for shoulder pain treatment in Denver.
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