Neck Pain

Neck Pain, Dr. Anita B. Hansen Chiropractic Referral Corp.

Neck pain often results in a stiff neck, limited range of motion, headaches, and pain in the shoulders and upper back. Causes of pain can be from poor posture, such as working for long periods on the computer or hunching forward while sitting, or from previous injuries and car accidents causing a whiplash. Chiropractic treatments manages and alleviates the pain and stress of the neck, shoulders, and upper back, as well as associated headaches. Realignment of the neck vertebrae allows for the muscles to relax, making it easier to focus once again and be more productive.

 

Back Pain

Back Pain, Dr. Anita B. Hansen Chiropractic Referral Corp.Back pain can be caused by a number of reasons: sitting for long periods of time, poor posture, injury, accidents. And many times, what starts as a small injury will get worse and more chronic over time. Chiropractic adjustments align your spinal vertebrae, releasing pressure on the nerves, decreasing your pain. Treatments addressing these issues will help you gain strength, become pain-free, and improve your quality of life.

 

Migraines

Migraine, Dr. Anita B. Hansen Chiropractic Referral Corp.Migraines are characterized as throbbing localized head pain with associated dizziness, lightheadedness, nausea, and sensitivity to light. Most often migraines are a chronic condition lasting for hours or days. Chiropractic treatments specifically focusing on the upper vertebrae closer to the skull, as well as the muscles at the base of the skull, will help to stop or reduce the migraines, regaining once again greater focus, vitality, and productivity.
 

Accidents

Accidents, Dr. Anita B. Hansen Chiropractic Referral Corp.The force of impact in a car accident can result in serious injuries, such as a whiplash, broken bones, body aches and pains, and inflammation. Chiropractic plays an important role, as the body heals and repairs itself, with treating the neck and spine, joint issues, and affected muscles. Bringing the body from injury-status to full recovery is achieved by treating specifically the injuries and the surrounding affected areas in order to regain normal function and mobility, become pain free, and return to peak performance once again.
 

Sciatica

Sciatica, Dr. Anita B. Hansen Chiropractic Referral Corp.Sciatica is characterized by radiating pain of the sciatic nerve, extending from the low back, into the buttocks, down the back of the leg, to the foot. The radiating pain symptoms can range from a mild sensation to a severe and debilitating pain. Sciatica most commonly occurs due to injury or with extensive sitting, and it can make walking and use of the leg difficult. Because severity of the pain differs, so will the length of treatments. Chiropractic adjustments of the low back and pelvis will align the spine, releasing the pressure on the nerves to stop the sciatica flare-ups, strengthening the problematic area, which helps to prevent the recurrence of sciatica.
 

Injuries

Injuries, Dr. Anita B. Hansen Chiropractic Referral Corp.Occupational injuries can occur from prolonged sitting at work, overexertion and body reaction, slips, falls, and trips, and contact with objects and equipment. Chiropractic treatments addresses these musculoskeletal injuries that affect the employees physically, limiting their capabilities and functions. Effective Chiropractic treatments focus on reducing the employee’s pain, regaining their function, mobility, and strength, which in turn improves their performance and productivity, and ultimately benefits the employer’s bottom line.