Shoulder pain is a very common medical problem in the chiropractic practice area, and it affects almost half of all people in some points of their lives and there are many underlying causes of the problem.
Here is a list of the most common medical conditions to help you now what they are and what type of chiropractic treatment is needed to help. Like most painful conditions, the faster you get right medical care the faster the pain will go away and will allow you to get back to your normal daily routine. The faster you get the right medical care, then the less likely you will be to get a chronic problem. If you are not sure of the cause of the shoulder pain, or if you don't know the specific treatment for your condition, then you should seek an Anaheim Chiropractor for help.
* Shoulder pain that lasts for more than a few days
*Long-lasting shoulder pain, especially if it has a long history
* Inability to use your arm or arms
* Injuries deforming of the joint
* Shoulder pain at night or when resting
* Cannot raise your arm
* Inflammation and bruising of the joints or arms
* Infection including fever, redness, heat to touch or swelling
Treatment of shoulder pain will depend on your problem. It is very important for the chiropractic doctor to diagnose the problem before any chiropractic treatment can begin. If you are not sure of your diagnosis or the severity of your medical condition, then you should seek Anaheim chiropractic advice before beginning all treatments. Not all chiropractic treatments are right for all conditions, but will be helpful in your painful situation.
Chiropractic care for shoulder pain will include resting. Resting is the first treatment for common medical conditions that cause shoulder pain and resting the joints, allowing the acute swelling to reduce. It is important to be careful when resting the joints sand this is due to the prolonged immobilization that can cause a frozen shoulder. Chiropractic frozen shoulder treatment is available at the Anaheim Chiropractor Clinic. Ice and heat applications are the most commonly used chiropractic treatments for your shoulder pain. If you do not know which part to cool or heat just ask the Anaheim Chiropractor. Stretching the muscles and tendons surrounding the joints may be helpful with some of your shoulder pain too, but can make things worse if you don't do it correctly. Rehabilitation exercises are important for improvement and getting better, but you should know what to do and how and when to start the correct exercises. Some exercises will make certain conditions worse than what they really are.
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory pain medications are some of the commonly prescribed medications for patients suffering with severe shoulder pain that has been caused by problems like arthritis and tendinitis. There are some natural alternatives and medication-free alternatives that your chiropractor will recommend to you. You should know the possible side effects of the long term use when it comes to taking prescriptions. The use of our advanced low level laser therapy will benefit you more.