Upper back pain and tightness occurs for many reasons, including improper posture, an accident, or injury or trauma associated with a sporting or work-related activity. Even turning wrong while sleeping can lead to upper back pain. Regardless of the cause, it can cause its sufferer discomfort ranging from soreness and achiness to excruciating, sharp pain. Upper back pain can also present itself in muscle tension, muscle spasms, and burning and stabbing pain. It can make it difficult to take a deep breath or turn your head to the side.
If you are experiencing any of the above upper back pain symptoms, know that chiropractic care here at Bezek Chiropractic and Rehabilitation can help to relieve your symptoms in a natural, holistic way. Depending on the cause and severity of your upper back pain, Dr. Brian Bezak uses a variety of chiropractic techniques, including:
- spinal manipulation and adjustment
- trigger point therapy
- customized exercise to strengthen and stretch your upper back
- range of motion improvement exercises
- electrical muscle stimulation
- moist heat and/or cold packs
There’s no need to live with upper back pain. Contact Dr. Brian Bezak today to learn about how chiropractic care for upper back pain can help.