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South Main Chiropractic: Your Solution for Neck Pain in Lexington, NC

Understanding Neck Pain: A Common Complaint

Why Neck Pain Occurs

Neck pain is a prevalent issue, often due to prolonged periods at workstations or excessive use of digital devices. While usually not indicative of a serious problem, certain symptoms like numbness, loss of strength in arms or hands, or shooting pain require immediate medical attention.

Symptoms of Neck Pain

  • Muscle tightness and spasms
  • Decreased mobility of the head
  • Headaches

Common Causes of Neck Pain

Muscle Strains: Often a result of poor posture while using computers or reading in bed.
Worn Joints: Age-related osteoarthritis and bone spurs can impair joint motion and cause pain.
Nerve Compression: Herniated disks or bone spurs can pressure spinal nerves.
Injuries: Whiplash from auto accidents is a common cause of neck pain.

Our Chiropractic Approach to Neck Pain

Effective Techniques for Neck Pain Relief

We utilize various methods including chiropractic adjustments by hand and gentle instruments, muscle work, stretching, and advice on posture and diet.

Expected Timeline for Relief

Most patients typically notice relief within 1-3 weeks.

Safety Precautions in Adjustments

We conduct thorough evaluations and X-rays to screen for vascular or bony changes before adjustments.

Addressing Patient Concerns

We ease nervous patients by explaining the anatomy and demonstrating how adjustments are safely and gently performed.

Frequently Asked Questions About Neck Pain Treatment

What techniques are used for neck pain?

We use a combination of chiropractic adjustments, muscle work, stretching, and lifestyle modifications.

How long until relief is noticeable?

Patients typically experience relief within 1-3 weeks.

Are there special precautions for neck adjustments?

Yes, we conduct thorough evaluations and use X-rays to ensure safety.

How do you ease a nervous patient?

We explain the process and anatomy to reassure patients about the safety and effectiveness of the treatment.

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Find Relief from Neck Pain at South Main Chiropractic

Don’t let neck pain disrupt your life. Our experienced team in Lexington, NC, is here to provide you with effective, safe, and personalized chiropractic care. Contact us to schedule your consultation and begin your journey to pain-free living.