Neck Pain – Cervical Dysfunction, Therapy
Neck pain is experienced by up to thirds of the world’s population at any point in their lives. Pain can arise from the neck joints, the discs between the vertebrae, through irritation of the nerves and as a result of neck muscle spasm. In severe cases pain can spread into the arm and shoulder.
Treatment of neck pain includes manual therapy (hands on techniques), acupuncture, postural changes, specific exercises, acupuncture, modification to sporting or working technique and life style changes. Injection therapy and surgery are other options.