We treat extremity pain at Align 33 Chiropractic…
If you are experiencing the effects on your joints associated with your arms, legs, wrists, ankles, shoulders, or neck you may be suffering from extremity pain. Here at Align 33 Chiropractic in Northridge California we can evaluate your body and determine the best treatment for your needs. Extremity pain occurs when a cramping pain arises as a result of blood flow that cannot be increased to a muscle mass in response to the increased metabolic demands. This pain can come from a multitude of causes and should be treated to avoid further health problems.
Lower extremity pain…
Lower extremity pain affects the nerves which control your lower extremities, these begin in the low back and lower spine. This condition may be ‘positional’ which means it could get better or worse depending on the body position. Pain can also vary following an activity or without apparent cause, and can be triggered as your body adapts to mechanical stress, weak posture and inefficient motion. Areas most commonly targeted by lower extremity pain include:
- Leg pain
- Ankle pain
- Foot pain
If you are experiencing chronic pain in the above areas we recommend visiting our professionals here at Align 33 Chiropractic to determine the root of the problem and the best treatment to help relieve pain.
Upper extremity pain…
Lower extremity pain affects the nerves which control your lower extremities; these begin in the neck and upper spine. Pain and injury from daily overuse is a common cause of upper extremity pain, however upper extremity pain can be caused from a multitude of factors. Most often pain is experienced in the following areas:
- Arm pain
- Wrist pain
- Shoulder pain
- Hand pain
If you are experiencing chronic pain in the above areas we recommend visiting our professionals here at our Northridge therapy center to determine the root of the problem and the best treatment to help relieve pain to your extremities.
Treatment for your extremity pain…
Here at Align 33 Chiropractic we can help treat your lower and upper extremity pain with chiropractic treatment. By locating the nerve of irritation we can target the cause of the pain and by relieving the pressure on that nerve this can allow the body to heal naturally. We also provide acupuncture treatment here at Align 33 Chiropractic to help treat extremity pain. Traditional Chinese medicine explains that there are specific acupuncture points located along specific highpoints in the body. There are believed to be 12 standard points as well as eight extra throughout the human body. Acupuncture needles are placed at specific points along these by a trained practitioner to alleviate pain or other symptoms causing pain in your extremities.