Researchers estimate that between 70-75% of adults in the United States experience neck pain at some point during their lives. If you suffer from neck pain or discomfort, get help from the NuVive provider staff and support team. A compassionate and dedicated multi-disciplinary team of healthcare providers in Branson, Missouri. The “Team Approach” to your care at NuVive Medical Center, is a truly innovative and unique offering where the patient is the “winner.” The team combines to bring years of experience and expertise to this integrated medical model. Schedule a visit today and get the pain relief you’re after, and regain the life you want and deserve. Call or book online now.
While whiplash and trauma are leading causes of neck pain, certain movements and daily habits can also contribute to your discomfort. Common triggers of neck pain include:
The NuVive Medical team can help identify your neck pain triggers and work with you to develop strategies to avoid or eliminate neck pain triggers whenever possible.
In most cases, neck pain is the result of a mechanical issue in the joint of your neck or a soft tissue injury. Other conditions that can cause neck pain include:
Depending on the symptoms you experience and the location of your pain, your provider can narrow down the potential causes of your pain and perform an appropriate orthopedic exam to accurately diagnose your condition.
While neck pain and discomfort are the most common signs of a neck injury, additional warning signs include:
If you’re experiencing any of these symptoms or have pain lasting more than three to five days, see the NuVive Medical team for an exam and begin treatment to get relief.
Treatment for neck pain depends on your diagnosis. For most types of neck pain, the team recommends a combination of:
The NuVive Medical team combines these techniques to relieve pain and inflammation, improve your range of motion, and heal injured muscles and ligaments. With a comprehensive treatment plan, you can recover more quickly than rest alone, and by following any at-home care recommendations, you may be able to avoid flaring up your neck pain.
To schedule a consultation and exam for neck pain at NuVive Medical, call or book online now.