What is Neck Pain?

The neck works hard to hold the weight of your head — which is why it is no surprise neck pain is one of the most common complaints we hear in our office.

Poor posture, nerve damage, muscle tension or arthritis may all cause uncomfortable pain in the neck.

Symptoms

Neck pain can be characterized as any type of ache located around the neck, often times extending to other parts of the body. Some common symptoms of neck pain include:

  • Heachaches
  • Muscle tension, tightness or spasms
  • Weakness in neck muscles
  • Decreased head movement
  • Pain when keeping head still for long periods of time

What Causes Neck Pain?

Neck pain can be caused by any condition, activity or event that impacts the area around the neck. Some known causes of nerve pain include but are not limited to:

  • Muscle tension or strains
  • Nerve compression
  • Injury
  • Worn joints
  • Whiplash
  • Arthritis
  • Meningitis
  • Cancer

How Can Reinhardt Chiropractic in Denver Help with Nerve Pain?

Dr. Reinhardt can deliver safe, non-invasive adjustments to help relieve your neck pain, without the use of harsh or addictive drugs.

Chiropractic adjustments help reduce misalignments in the spine and improve the body’s overall nervous system function. Adjustments help decrease pain and general inflammation in the body, which can contribute to increased or worsened neck pain.

Additional therapies can also help improve stress and lifestyle factors that may be aggravating neck pain.

Some of the benefits our joint pain patients have reported seeing after care include:

  • Decreased pain & inflammation
  • Increased range of motion
  • Increased energy
  • Increased sense of well-being

Treatments

Explore some of the services below to see what treatments we offer to help ease the symptoms of your neck pain.