Shoulder and elbow pain can be one of the most annoying types of pain. Due to the amount of movement that the shoulder and elbow go through for everyday movement the slightest bit of pain can make the simplest of activities nearly impossible.
The most common type of injury to the shoulder and elbow is overuse as seen in athletes and those that have single repetitive movement jobs. These types of injuries can be easily treated however, if left untreated shoulder and elbow pain can progress into back and neck pain or other issues like tingling and numbness in your hands.
Sometimes frozen shoulder can be diagnosed when the shoulder joint does not have the complete range of motion and extreme pain with normal daily movements.
Chiropractic care can be a great way to manage and relieve swelling and discomfort caused by shoulder and elbow pain. Routine chiropractic care provides patients with shoulder and elbow pain a safe, non-invasive, non-addictive alternative help manage discomfort and swelling.
Chiropractors deliver a gentle joint manipulation known as a chiropractic adjustment. Chiropractic adjustments reduce joint restrictions or misalignments in the spine and other joints in the body in an effort to reduce inflammation and improve function of both the affected joint and nervous system. By increasing joint mobility and improving your nervous system function and spinal health, your body has the ability to better manage symptoms caused by the elbow or shoulder pain.
Below are some of the chiropractic adjustments can provide patients with shoulder and elbow pain:
- Reduced pain and discomfort
- Decreased inflammation
- Improved range of motion
- Improved flexibility
- Increased muscle tone and strength
Using the Chiropractic Technique that is right for you Dr. Alex Paulk will get you moving as quickly as possible.