Sometimes neck pain can be felt from sleeping awkwardly or watching TV from an uncomfortable position, but these pains usually tend to fade away after some rest and pain killers.
However, if you notice the pains are getting worse or if you are still feeling discomfort in the neck area then you may want to consider booking an appointment with a chiropractor for neck pain.
We’ve put together eight signs that could suggest your neck pain requires a specialists attention right away.
8 Signs That You Should See Your Chiropractor for Neck Pain
1: If you are having difficulties moving your neck.
2: If you are experience pain or stiffness in your neck that has lasted a few days.
3: If you are feeling a sharp pain in your neck when you move your neck to the left, right, up or downwards.
4: If you are having to take over the counter pain relief on regular intervals throughout the day.
5: If you are concerned your neck pain is related to a fall, injury or incident.
6: If the pain started off in your neck, but now has travelled down your back, arms, hand or any other parts of your body.
7: If you were involved in a car accident and are now experiencing neck pains.
8: If you feel the pain is worse when you wake up but gets better throughout the day.
We understand neck pains can get in the way of everyday life and can often leave people feeling down, tired and frustrated. Neck muscle pains can make simple tasks such as sitting at a desk or driving a discomforting experience.
Remember, being in too much pain on a regular basis is not normal, so it’s always best to seek professional help as soon as possible.
If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms or any neck pain-related symptoms, you can book an appointment with our chiropractors here.
Our friendly chiropractors in our Coventry based clinic will be happy to discuss the treatment options that are available to you. Our techniques and methods are ideal for anyone who is suffering from long term or short term pain.