Neck Pain

Neck pain relief in Shakopee, MN

Neck PainAre you a Shakopee, MN resident suffering from debilitating neck pain? Many people just like you are suffering from the same kind of pain in their neck. There are many conditions which can cause the pain, such as arthritis, osteoporosis, stress, working long hours or maybe even weight problems. But the actual leading cause of neck pain is usually due to misalignment of vertebrae in the spine. Misalignment typically worsens over time due to bad posture, sleeping habits, injury, obesity and often times stress is the leading cause. The good news is that these issues which are causing your neck pain are treatable with chiropractic treatments. A variety of chiropractic techniques can relieve neck pain from misalignment and each individual may require a different course of action.

How can chiropractic help your neck pain?

Chiropractors use a variety of adjustment techniques and treatments when relieving a patient of neck pain symptoms. Treating the spine helps to heal the nervous system, which in turn helps to improve overall health and alleviate pain. Spinal manipulation is used to restore mobility to joints and surrounding tissues and relieve pain from the neck, spine, joints, cartilage, ligaments, tendons and muscles. Your chiropractor will perform a thorough examination of your spine to identify restrictions or misalignments in spinal joints which are not functioning properly. From here, a chiropractor will recommend and proceed with a course of treatments geared towards relieving your neck pain.

Issues often associated with neck pain

Typical causes of neck pain corrected with chiropractic care:

  • Accidents and injuries (not limited to whiplash)
  • Sports related injuries (not limited to the spine)
  • Pain caused from improper sleeping positions or faulty mattresses
  • Growing older & aging of the joints and spine
  • Stress from long hours on the job
  • Bad posture (typically due to long hours in front of the computer)