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A Real Pain in the Neck


Blog by Dr. Michael Horowitz | January 21st, 2017


Pain in the neck is more than a way to describe that annoying kid down the block, or your boss when they are pressing for impossible deadlines. Neck pain is all too common, and can be crippling if severe. Sometimes you may wake up with a stiff neck, and other times it may be so severe that it is difficult toneck pain.jpglook over your shoulder. Neck pain can be caused by a pinched nerve, trauma (such as whiplash), or muscle strain (caused by sleeping or being positioned in an awkward way).

Here at Hycroft Chiropractic and Massage, we regularly treat patients suffering from neck pain, and we hope to help you too. Chiropractic is a health care profession focused on the non-surgical treatment of disorders or dysfunctions of the nervous system and/or musculoskeletal system, focusing greatly on spinal manipulation and treatment of surrounding structures. How can a chiropractor help with your neck pain? Through varying techniques of chiropractic manipulation, a chiropractic is able to deliver relief through quick, and/or slow, low pressure adjustments. Registered massage therapy is another effective treatment for neck pain caused my muscle strain. Research shows that massage can help to improve circulation to strained muscles as well as improve range of motion. If your pain the neck is well, a pain in the neck, give us a call today to set up an appointment.

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Note from Dr. Michael:  Hi everyone and a Happy New Year to you all. Neck pain is part of the “meat and potatoes” of the symptoms we treat here at Hycroft Chiropractic & Massage. Neck pain is socommon,we see it every day! If  you experience pain, discomfort, or stiffness and inflexibility in your neck and upper shoulders that simply won’t go away, then please call us at 604-733-7744. We’d love to offer a helping hand. Chiropractic & registered massage therapy for the treatment of neck pain in Vancouver.