A pinched nerve develops when a nerve is under too much pressure. This leads to uncomfortable symptoms that may vary in severity and make it difficult for the patient to carry out their daily activities.
A pinched nerve can develop at almost any location in the body. However, some of the most common sites are the neck and back.
A pinch nerve can develop any time a nerve is under too much pressure. Some of the conditions that may put pressure on a nerve include:
Some patients may not need any treatment for a pinched nerve. However, others continue to experience pain even with at-home treatments and rest. In such cases, professional treatment is recommended.
Some of the most common symptoms of a pinched nerve include numbness, tingling, weakness, and pain in the area affected by the nerve. These symptoms may come and go based on the amount of pressure on the nerve.
When a patient comes into Circle City Chiropractic with the symptoms of a pinched nerve, the doctors begin by performing a full evaluation to determine the cause of the pain. Once the doctor understands why the patient has a pinched nerve, they develop a treatment plan designed to address the underlying issues and relieve the patient’s pain.
Circle City Chiropractic offers several treatment options for patients with pinched nerves. Some of the treatments that may benefit patients include: