Muscle Spasm Treatment and Pain Relief
Are you suffering from muscle spasms that are causing you mild or severe pain? Muscle spasms can be very annoying. Severe ones can be downright painful. We’ve helped thousands of San Diego residents relieve muscle spasm ailments they have been having, whether they were just mild or causing extreme discomfort.
What are Muscle Spasms?
Muscle spasms are involuntary muscle contractions that cause your muscle to shorten. When you are experiencing a muscle spasm, you will feel a tightness or cramping sensation. Muscle spasms can occur all over you body. They are most common in the neck, legs (hamstrings, quadriceps), arms and back.
Over the years, Mission Village Chiropractic has treat patients experiencing muscle spasms. Such pains can include extreme pain that begins in the back and extends down to your angles or up to your neck. This pain can continue for quite some time and can appear suddenly. It is not uncommon for patients to experience chronic pain due to them anticipating pain to occur at any moment, causing their muscles to tighten in anticipation. Many patients believe that the condition will get better over time, and treat it with over the counter medicines.
If you are experiencing such pain, be sure to schedule an appointment to visit us. While there can be many reasons for such pain, it could very well be caused by bulging discs which may be pinching your sciatic nerve. Adjustments to your spine typically can reduce or possibly eliminate the pain you are experiencing.
Common symptoms include:
- Severe pain in the muscle
- Tightening of the muscle
- A sudden sharp unpleasant sensation in the muscle.
At your no cost initial consultation, Dr. Blakely will ask you to share your medical history and explain your current conditions. He will then perform an exam which often includes a check of your range of motion and your neurological muscle function. Dr. Blakely will also pay close attention to your joint mobility and possibly set up xrays.
After your medical history and exam, the Dr. Blakely will decide on a treatment plan for you. There are a variety of techniques that they may suggest for your care. Any of these suggestions can can help with muscle spasms.
You don’t need to suffer with muscle spasms, call us today and set up an appointment at our convenient Mission Valley location!
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