Dr. Connelly offers customized treatment programs. By incorporating various therapeutic modalities, rehabilitative exercises, techniques, muscle therapy, and ergonomic/postural retraining, she and her staff can help alleviate back pain, neck pain, muscle aches, and nerve dysfunction. To read more about Dr. Connelly, click here.
Did you know a disc doesn't actually slip? A disc can tear, bulge, herniate, prolapse (a piece of disc material breaks away,) or desiccate (the disc dries and breaks down,) due to trauma or injury to the spine, but does not actually slip. A healthy disc needs to stay moistened and flexible.
With today's overuse of cell phones," text neck" is becoming an epidemic. Texting may be one reason for neck pain, but there are reasons beyond poor posture. Dr. Connelly can suggest stretches and exercises and offer other assistance in restoring your neck's normal curvature, and protecting your spine.
One of the most common forms of pain, (affecting 8 out of 10 people at some point in their lives, and costing more than $100 billion dollars in lost wages and reduced productivity, according to this article. There's good news, though: Chiropractic care is safer alternative to surgery, and often times more effective.
Millions suffer from headaches. According to the International Headache Society, there are more than 129 kinds of headaches! The three most common types of are migraines, tension-type, and cervicogenic (originating from the neck.)