Visited other providers with no resolution?
Been labeled with disc herniation, disc bulge, sciatica or pinched nerve?
Neck Pain Treatment*
There are a variety of things you can do to help prevent and limit neck pain in your day-to-day life such as being conscious of your posture, taking breaks if you are traveling or working at a computer, making sure your chair height is correct for you and sleeping in a good position where your head and neck are aligned with your body.
If you have been experiencing neck pain for over 3 months, we can eliminate your uncertainty by setting you up with a consultation. This consultation is a short visit with the doctor to determine if you are in the right place and would benefit from his care. Dr. Phipps always keeps consultation times available for new patients, so you won’t have to delay the proper neck pain treatment any further.
About Dr. Phipps – Soft Tissue Specialist
- Dr. Phipps graduated 1st in his class and is an expert at diagnosis and treatment of neck pain.
- With over 10+ years of experience, Dr. Phipps has witnessed many labels given to neck pain and self-diagnosing your condition or relying on ineffective treatments such as stretching, exercises, foam rolling, and massage will only delay the appropriate treatment that you actually need and make your condition worse.
Neck Pain Relieved Without Surgery – Julie
Brief Example of Treatment
What are adhesions and how are they limiting you?
There are two main pathways for adhesion formation: Acute conditions, such as pulls and tears. This requires actual trauma and the body repairs the damaged tissue with adhesions. This is more commonly called scar tissue. Hypoxia (low oxygen) pathway is the most common generator of adhesion in muscle. This will occur without you knowing it and can occur from repetitive motions or from standing or sitting in sustained postures. If a muscle doesn’t get adequate oxygen it will trigger adhesion formation.
Can You Really “Work Through” the Pain?
The short answer is maybe, but eventually it will catch up with you. I have many patients that come in and say they can usually work through the pain but this time it will not go away. This response indicates to me that they never actually worked through the pain. Their body compensated by loading […]
*Please note that every patient is different. These tips and guides are for educational purposes only, and do not substitute for medical advice. Please consult with a medical or healthcare provider, such as Dr. Phipps, for specific diagnosis and treatment advice.