Learn more about your pain
Pinched nerve pain, caused by pressure on a nerve, results from activities that strain or compress nerves. Consequently, common symptoms include sharp, shooting pain, tingling, and numbness.
In terms of treatment, rest, gentle stretching, and over-the-counter pain relievers can alleviate mild cases. Conversely, physical therapy, prescription medications, or even surgery may be necessary for more severe instances.
To prevent pinched nerves, it's essential to maintain good posture, avoid repetitive movements, and use ergonomic equipment. Moreover, staying physically active and maintaining a healthy weight can reduce the risk.
In conclusion, addressing pinched nerve pain promptly is crucial, as it can lead to chronic discomfort and mobility issues if left untreated. Therefore, consulting a healthcare professional for an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan is essential for effective management.
Our chiropractor, Dr. Basco, DC also specializes in therapies and treatment for:
- Neck and back pain
- Spinal Decompression
- Injuries from auto accidents
- Work-related injuries
- Migraine or tension headaches
- Herniated and degenerative disc disease
- Pain due to stress
Your first visit includes a consultation with Dr. Basco, DC to discuss your health goals and a comprehensive chiropractic exam. To schedule an appointment call (510) 523-6773.