Think back to the times when you have fallen asleep in an awkward position and had the unexpected pleasure of waking up to a “crick in your neck.” You know when you have an aching neck it makes it very difficult to turn your head to check your blind spots when driving, bend your head forward to check your cell phone, or enjoy knitting or crocheting without discomfort or pain.
Now let’s say you’re like most people who think “oh, it’s not that bad”. When not handled appropriately and immediately, this small “crick” in your neck can lead to:
Good News! Physical Therapy can address many of these ‘pain in the neck’ problems. It’s important to remember that in order to address any kind of pain or discomfort for good, you need to handle the root cause of that problem. In most cases, the root cause of this pain is tightness and bound up muscles in the neck. Heat, massage and medication will handle this discomfort temporarily, but not permanently. Physical therapy is an effective and conservative treatment option to relieve your aching neck FOR GOOD!
Common Causes of Discomfort and Pain:
At Comprehensive Physical Therapy we provide a unique combination of hands on treatment with exercise prescription to rid your pain, and allow you to live your life again with ease.
Find out more at www.cptnola.com or call 985-272-1017 today to schedule an individualized evaluation.