Many people can develop a stiff and painful neck for no obvious reason, it doesn’t always have to happen after an injury! Pain can appear to start after sleeping awkwardly, sitting with poor posture or maybe whilst gardening, resulting in minor muscle or ligament strain. However, there are many other causes of neck pain too such as:
Sadly, as we go through daily life, the discs and facet joints of the neck can naturally become worn. Whilst any degeneration cannot be reversed, osteopathy can help deal with the pain and improve range of movement for the joints of the neck, helping you to stay mobile and comfortable.
There are so many other things that can cause neck pain too. We use a detailed consultation to pinpoint exactly where your pain is coming from, so we can select special tests to make sure we don’t miss anything important before we treat you.
Treatments often includes one, or a combination, of the following modalities:
We make sure we are thorough with our consultations, so we don’t leave any stone unturned. This allows us to tailor our treatments to your specific needs, so you get the best from your time in our care.