A repetitive motion injury (or overuse injury) involves doing an action over and over again, as with a baseball pitcher throwing a baseball, a tennis player hitting a tennis ball, typing at a comp ...View Article
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If you suffer from shoulder pain that reduces your quality of life, you are not alone. Many have shoulder injuries that cause incapacitating pain and loss of movement. At Michaux Family Chiropractic, we have treated all kinds of shoulder injuries for people in the Clermont area.
Several different conditions and/or injuries can result in shoulder pain. Some of these are permanent but others can be cured completely with the right treatment. Even the permanent conditions can be treated by a chiropractor for a reduction in pain and increase in function.
The first step to healing your injury is to establish what is causing your pain. To that end, the chiropractor will pull together information by:
These tests tell a trained chiropractor like Dr. Kurt Michaux at Michaux Family Chiropractic can formulate a plan of action that addresses your precise cause of shoulder pain.
Some shoulder pain originates in the shoulder itself. They include:
The pain in your shoulder can also come from injuries in other areas of your body. This is called referred pain. Injuries and pain in the muscles, ligaments, or whatever can send pain throughout the back, neck, shoulder, and arm region.
The preponderance of shoulder conditions and injuries treated by a chiropractor include:
Often the pain felt in one’s shoulders come from another area of the body altogether. The spinal canal contains all the nerve endings of the body that send signals of sensation to your brain. Addressing issues within the spine as well as the shoulder itself can work wonders for relieving shoulder pain.
Among the treatments that may be used to relieve your pain are: