Neck Pain

Neck Pain

Neck pain can be very debilitating as you go about your day. Understanding what is the cause of neck pain is vital and having a roadmap of things you can do to help reduce your symptoms is extremely important. Neck pain can affect many aspects of your life, however most people will see an improvement in 1-2 weeks and most individuals will be free of neck pain after 2 to 3 months.

Our Chartered Physiotherapists will provide you with information and instruction on rehabilitation exercises to resolve your neck pain an offer best in class evidenced based manual therapy.

Neck Pain Symptoms

Neck stiffness is often associated with Neck Pain, pins and needles in the arm can be coming from the neck, shoulder pain and reduced shoulder movement can be a consequence of neck pain.

Neck pain can be a result of increased pressure on a spinal disc. Muscle strain or muscle spasm are common causes of neck pain.

Poor postural habits at work can be a cause of your neck pain, whiplash following a road traffic accident will cause neck pain.

Neck Pain Treatment

All Physiotherapist at DC Physiotherapy have special have training in the assessment and diagnosis of musculoskeletal injuries. We use best in class most advanced evidence based techniques and their results are sometimes immediate.

Our aim when treating neck pain is not only to provide rapid pain relief, but to provide you with the tools to prevent the reoccurrence of your neck pain via a compressive rehabilitation programme you can complete at home.

Physiotherapy can provide many different treatment options depending of the actual cause of the issue, this treatments may include massage, soft tissue release, trigger point dry needling, exercise prescription and joint mobilisation or manipulation.

By improving the overall strength, flexibility and range of movement in the neck the likelihood of the pain returning is vastly reduced.