The causes of shoulder pain include:
The causes of shoulder pain listed above are a lot. The root cause of most of the resulting pain however are summarized below:
Most of the resulting pain is due to issues with the spine. The nerves that control the shoulder originate in the spine. If the vertebrae around the neck and upper back are compressed or injured, the nerves that go to the shoulder will be irritated and cause pain. Even a minor spinal misalignment can result in shoulder pain. So what appears as shoulder pain may actually be referred pain from the spinal column.
Shoulder pain and abnormal motion in the joint may develop gradually or come on suddenly. Some symptoms are very subtle, but can develop into major issues. Since the shoulder joint is used in a majority of activities that we do daily, all symptoms should be watched carefully and treated right away to avoid the problem getting worse. Immediate evaluation of the shoulder include:
Chiropractic care is a gentle and non-invasive alternative to medications and surgeries that provides fast and effective results. Fort Lauderdale chiropractors are trained to deal with issues in shoulder pain. A chiropractic treatment begins with an evaluation process, using information provided from your medical history, and advanced imaging techniques. A diagnosis is used to develop an individualized treatment plan that will help ensure a fast recovery.
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