There are many reasons why people seek out a chiropractor, but one of the most common is neck pain treatment. Neck pain is caused by many things. Sometimes it shows up when someone's pillows are not properly adjusted when sleeping, or if they hold their head in the same position for too long, perhaps when watching television at an odd angle. Another possible cause is a neck injury. This could be the result of a fall or a sudden movement, like the impact of a car accident. At Spinal Health Center in West Monroe, LA, we take neck pain seriously. Untreated pain can become chronic and interfere with a person's quality of life. Learn more about Dr. Daniel Steffins and how he’s been providing care for the entire community.
Chiropractic Neck Pain Treatment in West Monroe, LA
When you come in for neck pain treatment in West Monroe, our chiropractor will ask you several questions as he assesses your injury.
Degeneration of Discs in the Neck
Degenerative wear and tear doesn't happen because of one specific injury, but rather occurs as part of the wear and tear of life. Patients who have degenerative disc disease in their neck may experience pain from inflammation and more instances of arthritis or fractures
Stress-Related Neck Pain
Another type of neck pain that is hard to pin down in pain caused by tightened muscles that are aggravated by anxiety. Exercises and relaxation techniques relieve some of these negative symptoms.
Torticollis is a condition that occurs due to neck strain when the head twists to one side. It can happen overnight while sleeping or when the neck is in a still position for a long time, leaving the person unable to move it. In some cases, there is a more serious underlying cause. At Spinal Health Center in West Monroe, we'll investigate potential causes and instruct you whether to seek out additional medical attention.
Whiplash results from a sudden jerking movement of the neck. In often happens as part of a car accident or sports injury. If an accident is to blame, we will not only handle your neck pain treatment but also help you make any necessary insurance claims.
If you have been involved in an accident that is causing you neck or other pain, or you are experiencing pain from a medical condition or other activities in your life, you don't have to simply deal with the pain. At Spinal Health Center in West Monroe, LA, we take a holistic approach to neck pain treatment. To learn more, or to schedule an assessment with Dr. Daniel Steffins, contact us at (318) 322-2250.