Dull, achy neck pain or sharp pain in the neck that causes numbness and tingling into the arms and hands can both prevent you from working, sleeping, and doing your normal daily activities. When you have neck pain, see Jeffery Muschik, DC, at Access Chiropractic Center. Located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, for more than 15 years, Dr. Muschik provides safe, effective treatment for neck pain so you can feel better again. To schedule a visit, call or click to book online today.
Neck pain is most often the result of sprains and strain, though other known triggers of neck pain include:
If you’ve been experiencing neck pain for longer than 3-5 days without improvement, visit Access Chiropractic Center for an exam and treatment.
Conditions that cause neck pain are the result of irritation or trauma to the anatomic structures of your neck. These conditions include:
Neck pain is associated with headaches at the base of the skull, tension in the shoulders and upper back, and in some cases, numbness and tingling or sharp, shooting pain in the arms.
Chiropractors diagnose and treat neck pain using a variety of conservative methods to reduce your pain without the need for medications, injections, or surgery. Once Dr. Muschik at Access Chiropractic Center has diagnosed the cause of your neck pain, he recommends an appropriate treatment plan which may include:
Dr. Muschik may recommend at-home care suggestions as well, like using ice or heat, changing your posture when working or doing chores, and finding a new sleep position or pillow that’s appropriate for you.
Yes. According to the American Chiropractic Association, chiropractic care is one of the safest forms of conservative treatment for neck pain. Some people experience mild soreness for 1-2 days following treatment, similar to muscle soreness after exercising.
Dr. Muschik always performs thorough examinations before providing any type of treatment in order to ensure that chiropractic care is safe for you. In some cases — such as severe trauma or disc herniations — Dr. Muschik provides referrals to specialists in the area to help you.
To get effective conservative treatment for your neck pain, call Access Chiropractic Center or schedule a visit online now.