Whether it’s from a car accident or simply from being stressed out at work, head and neck pain is one of the most common sources of discomfort for many people. In fact, most office workers deal with head and neck pain on a daily basis. However, even though this type of pain is a widespread problem, it is preventable. With the proper physical therapy treatment plan, you can start to feel relief from these symptoms and experience true recovery and lasting comfort.
No matter what the cause of your head and neck pain may be, the physical therapists at OMT Specialists are here to help you find the best treatment plan for you. Soon enough, you will be able to embrace the freedom of a pain-free life.
To schedule an appoint and get started on your physical therapy treatment plan for head and neck pain, contact us online or call (240) 454-3806 today!
Causes of Head & Neck Pain
Some of the most common causes of head and neck pain include:
- Sleeping in an awkward position (such as lying on your stomach)
- Falling or getting injured while playing sports
- Turning your head repeatedly
- Slouching at your desk or while looking at a screen (otherwise known as “text neck”)
- Experiencing stress or anxiety
- Holding your head or neck in an unnatural position
Regardless of whether you endure a serious injury that causes your head and neck pain symptoms or you experience the effects unexpectedly and gradually, it’s important to get treatment to heal and prevent further pain over time.
Symptoms of Head & Neck Pain
Some of the most common symptoms associated with head and neck pain include:
- Sharp pain
- Persistent headaches
- Soreness or tenderness
- Radiating pain (that spreads to your shoulders, arms, and/or fingers)
- Radiating tingling or numbness
- Trouble gripping or lifting things
- Balance or coordination problems
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, contact OMT Specialists online or call us at (240) 454-3806 to plan the ideal course of physical therapy treatments for you.
Schedule Physical Therapy for Head & Neck Pain in MD, DC & Northern VA
At OMT Specialists, we believe that manual physical therapy is an avenue to healing. With our hands-on, one-on-one approach to physical therapy, we guarantee that you will achieve a level of comfort that you may have never experienced in your life. Due to the fact that we believe that our patients are a whole person—not just a diagnosis or a body part to fix—we offer customized, personalized treatment plans to help you along your journey to recovery.
Our physical therapists work based off of the notion that all of the parts of the body are connected; healing isn’t about targeting one body part, but rather making sure all of the parts are working together as seamlessly as possible. This holistic approach to physical therapy enables you to create a plan that’s tailor-made for your needs and goals. Not only will we help you eliminate your head and neck pain, but we will also make sure your whole body is in the healthiest shape it can be.
To discover how it feels to have relief from your head and neck pain, contact us online or call (240) 454-3806 to schedule an appointment with a manual physical therapist at OMT Specialists today!