Santa Maria
Neck Pain Treatment

If you’ve ever heard the phrase “a pain in the neck,” you can imagine the discomfort literal neck pain can cause. This common condition affects the neck and shoulders, and can feel like anything from an ache to stiffness to a shock. The team at Pierce Chiropractic is well-versed in neck pain and can help you find relief.

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What does neck pain mean?

Common Causes of Neck Pain

Sitting at a computer all day? Head down in your smartphone or tablet? Our lifestyles, choices, and habits directly effect our bodies.

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Poor posture

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“Text Neck” Rounded Shoulders, Eye Strain, Poor Desk Ergonomics

Sometimes it’s not necessarily anything we’re doing that’s making us feel bad. The body reacts from within and manifests outwardly as pain and discomfort.

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Pinched nerve in neck or shoulder

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Carpal tunnel

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Degenerative disc disease (narrow or thinning disc)

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Bulging disc

 How we help

Alleviating Neck Pain

Manual Adjustments

Manual adjustments are the most common types of adjustments and can instantly relieve neck pain.

Gentle Adjustments

Computer-assisted adjusting and non-force techniques can help patients feel more comfortable during treatment.

Stretches & exercises

Specific stretches and strengthening exercises to support the structure and function of your spine can also have an indirect and positive effect on your pain and overall wellness.

How can adjustments and lifestyle changes help?

Benefits of Chiropractic

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Relieve Pain

Most patients experience immediate relief from pain after manual or gentle adjustments.

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Reduce Tension

An immediate decrease in pain helps reduce inflammation and tension so the body has an opportunity to heal.

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Enhance Quality of Life

Maintenance appointments can help you regain your functionality and maintain a high quality of life.