Cervical Spondylitis Osteoarthritis Pain Treatment
Neck is surprisingly flexible part containing spinal cord that connects head with body. Is intricately designed part of body that has cervical vertebra bones, muscles, blood vessels nerves and other structures. It starts at base of skull and connects to thoracic vertebra and chest. Because of its complex functions it is exposed to various strain and stress and injuries.
With aging process, the bones, discs, and joints of the neck undergo wear-and-tear causing abnormal growths and narrowing of cervical canal. This results into cervical spondylosis or cervical osteoarthritis. It may cause severe neck pain and stiffness. It may also cause shoulder pain along arms or headache especially from behind. In addition it may cause tingling numbness, and/or weakness in the arms, hands, legs, or feet. Age, injury and poor posture are major precipitating factors for spondylosis. Cervical spondylosis may be associated with grinding noise on movement of neck, tingling numbness, muscle spasm, lack of coordination and abnormal reflexes.
Acupuncture a highly effective and flexible method for the treatment of cervical spondylosis and cervical spondylotic radiculopathy (neck spinal and soft tissue degeneration causing nerve impingement and subsequent pain or numbness. Relief generally starts instantly. Dr Pardeshi Acupuncture Pain Therapy is very cost effective treatment for neck pain of cervical spondylosis.
“The authors treated cervical spondylosis related to the nerve root with special acupuncture and regular acupuncture and compared the results. The results showed that the total effective rate of special acupuncture group is 93.3% and that of the regular acupuncture group is 90% with no statistical significance (P> 0.05) but there was a statistical difference with the cured rate (P < 0.05).”
Pain in neck is commonly because your work chair and bench is not built according to your body build. Computer operators and typists are common victims. Correcting height of chair and sitting properly working without giving strain on back muscles needs be practiced regularly. Before going for treatment for neck pain due to spondylitis we advice postural correction.
Whiplash injury occurs in incidences like sitting in stationary car and being hit by another car from behind; tripping when going downstairs or falling from horse. The condition may be accompanied by pain in head, numbness of fingers, dizziness, tendency to lose balance while walking or even impaired attention and anxiety. Spasm of muscles of neck in response to injury gives rise to pain which may last for 3 to 6 months. Whiplash injury pain treatment at Dr Pardeshi Acupuncture Pain Therapy involves additional muscle training programme.
Anxiety is common cause of neck pain due to associated muscle spasm.
Sagging shoulders, tilting of shouters due to pelvic tilt due legs length difference or pathology in leg can be reason for neck pain. Persistent pressure on shoulders like unsuitable clothing or strap can also irritate muscles resulting into neck pain.
In Dr Pardeshi Acupuncture Pain Therapy, Muscle sprain treatment is very rewarding due meticulous protocol we follow in Nashik. Approximately 80 percent of patients respond very well with long term relief. Repeating the treatment on few occasions may free patients of pain permanently.