Jacksonville Chiropractic Treatments
Does Manipulation Help Neck or Back Pain?
When we start experiencing aches and pains, or even find that our balance isn't quite where it used to be, it's easy to write it off as just one of those things. Those who are especially bothered may go into their primary health care provider's office, or maybe even the emergency room. But in many cases those aches, pains, and balance issues could be resolved with treatments at Beach Boulevard Chiropractic Massage Rehab under the direction of Dr. Brian Winkler.
Did You Know
Persistent neck and back pain affects nearly a third of adults in the U.S. The four most common types of pain include: low back pain (28%), knee pain (19%), headache (16%), and neck pain (15%).
54% of the people with neck or back pain have had these problems for at least 5 years.
Only about 5% of Americans with back pain need surgery.
The conditions listed below are often helped by spinal manipulation or neuromuscular massage:
Neck pain has an annual prevalence rate exceeding 30% among adults in the US; nearly 50% of individuals will continue to experience some degree of chronic neck pain or frequent occurrences
Lower Back Pain
Roughly 25% of Americans experience chronic lower back pain at any given point in time, according to the CDC.
Mid Back Pain
23% of the world's adults suffer from chronic low back pain.
More than 3 million new cases of whiplash occur each year. More than 50% of those progress to some degree of chronic symptoms
40% of people in the U.S. will experience sciatica during their lives.
About 2.4 percent of the population is affected by peripheral neuropathy.
1 in 7 people in the world suffers from migraines. 28 million women in the US experience migraines.
Back pain in pregnancy is very common, affecting an estimated 50 percent to 80 percent of pregnant women.
20 to 50 million injuries are sustained in car crashes each year worldwide.
An estimated 3.5 million sports injuries occur each year in children and teens.
Slip & Fall Injuries
More than one million people go to the emergency room each year for a slip and fall accident
Just about 10% of the population will suffer from Plantar Fasciitis at some point during their lifetime.
46% of patients undergoing physical therapy are looking for relief from some form of spine pain.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Carpal tunnel syndrome is the most common entrapment neuropathy, affecting approximately 3 to 6 percent of adults in the general population.
Dr. Winkler always takes the time to examine the underlining cause of pain and discomfort on an individual basis rather than prescribing a one size fits all approach. Many of the ailments he identifies can be quickly relieved and controlled with a chiropractic treatment plan. Don't suffer needlessly. If traditional treatments have left you in pain, contact Beach Boulevard Chiropractic Massage Rehab to schedule your consultation.