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Shoulder Pain in Marietta Georgia

Chiropractic care is a profession dedicated to the non-surgical treatment of disorders of the nervous system or musculoskeletal system.  If you are having pain in your shoulder in Marietta, you have an important resource in Dr. Trent Brumbaugh of Chiropractic Care of Marietta Square.  Shoulder pain can originate from other nervous system or musculoskeletal issues.

Pain in the shoulder can be intermittent or consistent.  Many patients will attribute shoulder pain to a bad night’s sleep or old age.  Problems in the shoulder can be easily treated but left untreated can lead to lifelong problems and other painful conditions.

While most shoulder pains are related to spinal misalignment, they may also contribute to other conditions, such as:

  • Neck pain
  • Back pain
  • Arm pain
  • Arthritis
  • Reduced motion
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Additional injuries

Pain may be a result of misalignment but increased pain may be due to muscle strain and stress, swelling, nerve irritation or damage, tendons and ligament stress and many other contributory conditions.

Chiropractic Treatment for Shoulder Pain

Chiropractic treatment for shoulder pain may be as simple as one realignment treatment to a serious of realignments over several appointments.  Other treatments may include stretching techniques, muscle building, use of ice and heat compresses, over-the-counter medications, soaking of the affected area, rest, splints or bandages to reduce motion, evaluation and treatment of posture or sleeping positions and other Chiropractic treatments or rehabilitation.  Your Chiropractor will detail a treatment plan specific to your condition.