Thousands of people in the Fort Wayne area suffer with neck pain each year, and over time it can lead to many other problems. A variety of issues can cause the pain, some of which may not even be located in the neck. Chiropractors are trained to find areas in the spine that are out of position which can lead to neck pain. This article will help you to understand what you can do to overcome this problem.
Chiropractic care has often times been poorly spoken of on television. Many people think that chiropractic care is dangerous, and sometimes medical doctors promote this fear. In most cases the people that are creating this fear have never even been to a chiropractor. The patients in our office find their results are fantastic and adjustments very easy.
Chiropractors use diagnostic tools to help them locate the source of neck problems. Once they are able to determine where your neck pain is coming from, they are able to gently adjust those areas into position. Symptoms and pain are improved when pressure is removed from the nerve.
Many people assume accidents and injuries are the primary cause of neck pain, but this is not true. Chiropractors know that small repetitive movements cause the biggest problems. Over years of time poor posture and repetitive motions can lead to significant spinal problems. Especially when those problems are not being taken care of.
Misalignments in the spine are very much like cavities in your teeth, except for the fact that your spine and nervous system are absolutely critical to your health. You can have a cavity for years and you will probably lose your tooth at some point, but you don’t have that option with your spine. Spinal misalignments can not just simply be taken out. A lifetime of pain and loss of function, is many times the result of a degenerated spine. This vital structure is so important to take care of. Pain in your neck is a good sign that you need to seek the professional help of a chiropractic doctor.
If you have neck pain, don't fall into the common trap. The trap suggests that neck pain is a normal thing because so many people have it. Its not normal, but certainly is common. This kind of thinking is the reason we see so many patients with problems that cannot be corrected. You don't have to become a statistic of neck pain. Take care of it before it’s too late.
On your first visit Dr. Feeman will take a detailed history in order to understand your condition. We can help you understand how to relieve your symptoms, when we know where your problem is coming from.
Our experienced New Life Chiropractic team has helped so many people overcome problems with neck pain. This is something that you don't have to live with. Contact us today to get started down a new pathway to health.