Whether you suffer from dull, achy headaches or severe migraines, you can find relief by visiting Access Chiropractic Center in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Jeffery Muschik, DC, offers a variety of noninvasive and conservative treatments to relieve headache pain, so you don’t need to take medications or try other invasive procedures. Book an appointment with Dr. Muschik today by calling the office or using the online scheduling tool.
Numerous triggers that may be related to your environment, lifestyle, or overall health can cause headaches. Common causes of a headache include:
Another medical condition, like high blood pressure, chronic kidney disease, or a sinus infection, may also cause headaches. In these cases, you're experiencing a secondary headache because it occurs as the result of another primary condition.
Yes, there are numerous types of headaches that can vary in frequency and severity. Common types of headaches include:
Based on the location of your headache pain, the intensity of your pain, and the frequency you experience headaches, Dr. Muschik at Access Chiropractic Center can determine the type of headache you’re experiencing. If you have a secondary headache, he may refer you to your primary care doctor or a specialist for treatment of your primary condition.
Migraines are more severe than other types of headaches; neurological changes in the pain pathways of your brain cause migraines. Migraines have the following symptoms.
An aura, or sensation that a migraine is about to occur may precede a migraine. Auras are unique to migraines and don’t occur with other headache types.
Headache treatment at Access Chiropractic Center aims to address any underlying triggers that cause your headaches, such as muscle tension, joint stiffness in your neck, or dietary or lifestyle triggers. Dr. Muschik works with you to identify your triggers and assess your musculoskeletal system to identify which areas can benefit from treatment.
In addition to lifestyle changes like drinking more water, maintaining a consistent sleep schedule, and finding ways to reduce stress, Dr. Muschik may recommend:
Dr. Muschik develops a personalized plan to reduce the frequency and severity of your headaches so you can feel more comfortable and think clearly again.
To schedule a visit for headache treatment, use the online tool or call Access Chiropractic Center now.