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Neck Strain

Neck strain is the injury to the neck area. Common causes of neck strain are as follow:

  • Whiplash, which often happens in accidents
  • Repetitive or prolonged neck extension
  • Abnormal posture

Common symptoms of neck strain are as follow:

  • Pain
  • Weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Tingling sensation

If the pain persists for more than a few days, physiotherapy and chiropractic can often help a lot. Treatments may include traction, physical modalities, laser therapy, stretching and strengthening exercises. It is normally suggested that the patient gets 7-8 sessions of treatment followed by massage therapy.

Our health care professionals at Altima Wellness Centre are experts in pain relief and treatment of Neck Strain. Please book your free consultation today.