Chiropractors are able to treat all types of injuries and pains. Most importantly they are able to treat each individual case as its own and provide a bespoke treatment plan suited to the patient and their lifestyle.
In some cases, injuries obtained from a car injury may not be seen or felt until weeks after the accident. It could be a new lingering pain that doesn’t seem to go away even after many over the counter painkillers. Chiropractors have the tools and skills to assess the pain and offer an alternative pain relief solution that is non-invasive yet effective.
In today’s post we’ll be going through the 3 most common conditions chiropractors can help treat.
Back pains and injuries
Studies from the theregenerativeclinic.co.uk suggest that 4 out of 5 people will suffer back pains in their lifetime, which is 80% of the UK population! Due to this condition being so popular amongst men and women, Chiropractors have become highly skilled and successful in offering treatment and pain management advice.
Everyone experiences back pains for various reasons, it could be from whiplash from a car crash, old age, improper seating and sleeping, heavy lifting etc.
Chiropractors are able to offer specialist treatment options to people who have been suffering from back pain and are looking for ways to alleviate back pain.
Neck injuries and neck pains also seem to be a very common condition amongst many. The neck area is a delicate structure that has many pain-sensitive points that can be easily damaged. There many causes of neck injuries, some of which include, whiplash, poor sitting, awkward sleeping, staring at a screen for too long can also cause neck strain.
Neck pains can really affect daily routine and can make the simplest of tasks a challenge. A qualified chiropractor will be able to understand the cause of the neck pain and provide a treatment to help you get back to moving pain-free.
Chiropractors are the go-to clinicians for sports injuries. The majority of sports injuries are soft tissue related and can be treated with the correct chiropractic care and advice. Some of the type of sports injuries chiropractors can treat include:
- Tennis elbow
- Ankle/leg/foot injuries
- Calf strain
- Shoulder impingement
- Patella Tendonitis
Chiropractic treatment is a great alternative treatment for any type of pain or injury that can not be alleviated by medication. They offer pain relief using spinal and musculoskeletal manipulation techniques and shockwave therapy to help reduce the pain in affected areas.