Chiropractic: The Right Treatment For Neck Pain

Philip Vincent

It's important to keep a few things in mind when considering a visit to a chiropractor for neck pain. Chiropractic began with the intent of working...

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Dr Mike Crismon Author Oct 26, 2009

It is interesting that you suggest to see if Chiropractic is right for you to check in with your general practitioner first. Overall this is a very good articule, but as a chiropractor that works in an office with Medical doctors, most GP's don't know anything about chiropractic or what Chiropractors do. Most GP's would have you take pain meds or refer you to an orthopedic surgeon. Many musculoskeletal problems with neck and back pain can be helped by Chiropractic. To find a Chiropractor ask your family and friends for the name of a good Chiropractor.

edited Oct 26, 2009 - by @DrMikeCrismon28373
joint pain Author Oct 31, 2009

The treatment of neck pain depends on its precise cause. Treatment options include rest, heat/ice applications, traction, soft collar, traction, physical therapy (ultrasound, massage, manipulation), local injections of cortisone or anesthetics, topical anesthetic creams, topical pain patches, muscle relaxants, analgesics, and surgical procedures.

edited Oct 31, 2009 - by @jointpain28662
Neck Exercises Author Oct 25, 2009

After you do an adjustment what else do you provide with your treatments?

edited Oct 25, 2009 - by @NeckExercises28901