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Get Relief From Shoulder Pain

The shoulder is one of the largest and most complex joints in the body. Unfortunately, when there is dysfunction in your shoulder, you feel it in almost everything you do. Those who suffer from shoulder pain know exactly how debilitating the effects can be. Any type of repetitive motion can result in a shoulder injury and nearly 70% of people will experience some form of debilitating shoulder pain in their lifetime.

For some, shoulder pain can become disruptive to the point where it affects sleep, limits your ability to work, and even makes the simplest activities, such as getting dressed, difficult or nearly impossible.

 

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Symptoms of Shoulder Injuries

Whether you’re lifting weights, swinging a golf club, throwing a ball, or working in the garden, these repetitive motions can cause the shoulder to lose some of its natural function, negatively impacting how the ligaments, muscles, and bones in the shoulder work together.

Symptoms of shoulder injuries that can require medical attention include:

  • Inability to move your shoulder without feeling pain.
  • Numbness or tingling
  • Muscle spasm
  • Swelling
  • Weakness in the shoulders and arms
  • Visible structural changes
  • Shoulder stiffness

The symptoms you experience will depend on the underlying cause of your pain. If you’ve been struggling with ongoing shoulder pain for more than three days and the pain is continuing to worsen, contact Cornerstone Chiropractic Health Center today to schedule an appointment.

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How A Chiropractor in Sioux City Can Help With Shoulder Pain

Chiropractic care is a natural alternative to traditional medicine for shoulder pain treatment. We identify and address the structural issues that may be causing the pain. This way, we can ensure we provide treatment that results in long-lasting relief.

We treat a wide variety of shoulder conditions, such as:

  • Rotator cuff issues
  • Impingement syndrome
  • Sports injuries
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Tendonitis
  • Repetitive/overuse injuries
  • Postural
  • Pinched nerves

What to Expect at Your Chiropractic Appointment

When it comes to analyzing the shoulder, we utilize an advanced neurological muscle assessment as well as orthopedic testing and digital motion x-rays to provide an accurate diagnosis of what is causing your shoulder issue.

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Treatment Options

Treatments for chronic shoulder pain range from chiropractic care and neuromuscular re-education to at-home rehabilitative programs.

Our goal is to help our patients relieve pain, amplify strength, avoid medications and prevent surgeries. We pride ourselves in offering a natural, drug-free solution to correct the issue at hand and provide you with the tools to maintain a long-lasting correction.

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Post-Treatment Care

At Cornerstone Chiropractic Health Center, we want to ensure you remain in optimal condition. Receiving regular treatments can minimize your chances of reinjuring your shoulder in the future and can improve flexibility, strength, and range of motion. A chiropractor might recommend specific exercises and stretches to improve strength and stability as well.

Get The Results You Deserve

Cornerstone Chiropractic Health Center is a knowledgeable and skilled chiropractic office ready to help each patient achieve their wellness goals and a pain-free, healthy lifestyle. Our chiropractors will work closely with you to provide effective, gentle, compassionate care. If you’re suffering from shoulder pain, it’s important to see us as soon as possible. We offer flexible appointments that can work with most schedules. Contact us today at  (605) 540-4004 to schedule an appointment.

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Dr. Michael Kronaizl

Common Questions Patients Have About Shoulder Pain

What Are the Common Causes Of Shoulder Pain?

Common causes of shoulder pain include rotator cuff injuries, tendinitis, strains, and sprains.

Do I Need Surgery for Shoulder Pain?

Chiropractic care can be a more effective alternative and can allow you to manage your pain naturally. However, if you have an underlying condition that requires extra care or surgery, our chiropractor will refer you to the appropriate medical professional.

What Is The Rotator Cuff?

The rotator cuff is a group of 4 distinct muscles and tendons which provide strength and stability during motion of the shoulder Damage to the rotator cuff will reduce the functionality of the shoulder joint and cause shoulder pain.

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The longer we wait to address a problem, the longer it will take to resolve it. The sooner we attend to your health issues, the sooner you will be able to enjoy a happy, healthy, and pain-free life. Please complete this form to begin your healing journey. Or you can call our chiropractic offices at (605) 540-4004.