Neck pain is a common and debilitating problem. Graham Robson, DC, of Blackwell Chiropractic serving the Park Cities and University Park neighborhoods of Dallas, is an expert in resolving neck problems. He can find the source of your pain and provide effective treatment to give you relief. To learn more, just come on into the practice. You can also book an appointment online or over the phone.
Strain or damage to the muscles, ligaments, tendons, or bones in the neck are common causes of neck pain. Typical triggers for neck pain include:
Neck pain may also be a symptom of some diseases, including:
Neck pain that isn’t treated can become a chronic problem. Furthermore, if discs or vertebrae continue to degenerate, the pain can worsen, and your range of movement can become restricted.
People often take painkillers to reduce pain and inflammation. These can help, but they won’t address the cause of your problem. So if symptoms persist, see Dr. Graham to find out what’s causing your neck pain. He’ll assess your symptoms and review your medical history before commencing any treatment. Treatment may involve:
Dr. Graham has years of experience treating neck pain. He will give you a thorough examination and pinpoint the location and cause of your neck pain. Then he’ll provide treatment to correct the problem to give you relief.
There's a range of home treatment options available for neck pain. The simplest and quickest option is to stop any bad habits. You should avoid behaviors, such as:
Improving your posture as you go about your daily life can help prevent painful problems in your neck and spine. You should also make sure your pillows are supporting your head and neck at night.
If you have neck pain, just come on into Blackwell Chiropractic. You can also book an appointment online or over the phone.