Back and neck pain can be a symptom of many diseases. It can be debilitating, preventing you from enjoying a normal life. What can cause back and neck pain?

Back pain can be caused by:

  • Convex disks
  • Muscle contraction
  • Posture dysfunction
  • Pain in the rickets
  • Narrowing

Neck pain can be caused by:

  • Convex disks
  • Nervousness and muscle spasm
  • Posture dysfunctions
  • Whiplash

This is not an exhaustive list, there are many different types of injuries and causes.

These injuries can cause local back pain and also cause limb pain, usually felt as numbness, burning or tingling. Degenerative diseases such as stenosis or degenerative disc disease can also cause these symptoms.

At ProSynergy Physical Therapy, we conduct a thorough assessment to determine the cause of your pain. Then we develop an appropriate treatment and exercise program based on the most current research. In this situation, physical therapy usually includes, but is not limited to: soft tissue and joint mobilization, stretching, trigger point release, ergonomic assessment, and treatment support exercises and to prevent re-injury. Most importantly, such physical therapy often helps to avoid surgery.

If you have any questions, please call ProSynergy Physical Therapy today: 908-709-7300 or send an email - use contact form.