If you are in an auto accident or have an auto injury, shoulder pain, or back pain, we at Florida Spine & Disc Institute in Ormond Beach, FL, can help eliminate your pain. A chiropractor on our chiropractic care team can provide pain relief treatments and therapies to help restore your healthy, active lifestyle. Give us a call today.
Shoulder pain from an auto injury can be a difficult pain to experience. Because the shoulder is a major joint where bones, muscles, tendons, nerves, ligaments, and connective soft tissues connect, it is exceptionally susceptible to traumatic injuries.
Symptoms of Shoulder Pain
Symptoms of shoulder pain from an auto accident injury may begin as a dull ache but develop into intense, debilitating pain. After a car accident, it can be helpful to let a chiropractor know if you have shoulder pain so that you can get treatment for it.
These are a few symptoms of shoulder pain:
- Clicking or popping
- Decreased range of motion
- Inability to move your arm
- Weakness or numbness in your hand
- Radiating pain
- Muscle weakness or stiffness
- Warmth or redness
- Arm, back, or neck pain
- Tenderness and swelling
Causes of Shoulder Pain
There are many causes of shoulder pain stemming from an auto accident injury. The shoulder is such a complex, flexible joint that it is vulnerable to traumatic injuries. Shoulder pain may also be a sign of radiating pain from another area needing treatment.
These are a few causes of auto accident injury shoulder pain:
- Auto accident injury or seatbelt injury
- Rotator cuff injury
- Bursitis or inflammation of the shoulder bursae
- Torn tendons or tendinitis
- Dislocated shoulder
- Bone fracture
- Broken collarbone
- Pinched nerves
- Nerve injury
- Spinal misalignment
Chiropractic Treatments for Shoulder Pain
Chiropractic treatments for shoulder pain use gentle, non-invasive, drug-free methods to help treat and heal injured bones, cartilage, and soft tissues. The therapies, techniques, and treatments take into consideration the nature of the injury and other affected body parts, including the mind.
The following are some of the chiropractic care treatments and therapies we provide to help with shoulder pain relief:
- Electric Muscle Stimulation (“E-Stim”)
- Extremities alignment
- Nutritional counseling
- Myofascial release
- Chiropractic adjustments
- Corrective exercises
Get Chiropractic Care for Shoulder Pain and an Auto Injury from an Auto Accident
We at Florida Spine & Disc Institute in Ormond Beach, FL, offer treatments for shoulder pain from an auto injury, personal injury, or sports injury. A chiropractor on our team can treat many chiropractic conditions and can helps you get back on the path to wellness and pain-free living.
Contact our incredible staff today to schedule your appointment. Call us at (386) 677-9355 for more information.