Wry neck is when you cannot properly move and rotate your head due to tightness and stiffness. Often, it occurs when a patient wakes up. It can be associated with pain, tightness and lack of motion.
Facet syndrome refers to a particular spinal joint. Typically such problems result in joint stiffness, inflammation, muscle spasm and pain.
Pain referral from the upper cervical spine can result in head, neck and shoulder pain.
Particular dizziness can be the result of cervical spine abnormalities affecting the vestibular system therefore resulting in symptoms of unbalancedness, tinnitus and sensations of spinning.
Rib subluxations are common after bouts of coughing or sneezing and typically present as an inability to rotate the torso without pain, breathing difficulties and associated muscle tightness.
Disc bulges can be a very painful experience that typically cause severe shooting pain in the arms and legs.
Sacroiliac joint sprains can be quite debilitating. Typically sufferers will note an inability to comfortably stand, walk or sit properly.
Piriformis syndrome is quite common given the amount of sitting (particular in cars) that is increasingly common in modern society. Piriformis syndrome presents as a deep buttock muscle tightness and in severe cases may lead to symptoms of sciatica.
Spondylolisthesis can be due to a variety of causes. The problem can be quite debilitating and results in a minor slippage of one vertebrae in relation to another below. This can lead to significant lower back instability and pain.
At Valley Chiropractic our team of Lilydale Chiropractors have been serving locals for past two decades. Our team of Chiropractors are available for both early and late appointments, as well as appointments on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.
Our team includes Dr Sheridan Free, Dr Andrew Kam and Dr Peter Werth, all of who have a wealth of experience treating a range of musculoskeletal conditions such as low back pain, sciatica, headaches, tennis elbow, neck pain and mid back pain. Our Chiropractors pride themselves on being specific and thorough in the diagnosis and management.
Our Lilydale practice is fitted out with updated and modern diagnosis and treatment equipment such as 3D postural analysis software, X-Ray machines, Spinal decompression tables, Activators, Arthrostims, blocks and posture devices to ensure that they do treatment specific to the patient, and gives the Chiropractor the best option for treating the patient’s concern