Neck Pain

Some common causes of neck pain include: trauma or an injury, high levels of stress, falling asleep in an awkward position, and whiplash injuries from auto accidents.

Symptoms of neck pain include:

  • General pain in the neck area accompanied by some stiffness
  • Pain that may extend down between the shoulder blades, out along the arms, or up into the head
  • Tense muscles in the neck that are sore to the touch
  • A prickling or tingling sensation in the arms and fingers

neck pain treatment in san diegoAt Active life San Diego Chiropractic and Sports Injury Prevention we will have you undergo a thorough examination that will include: testing the range of movement of the neck, Neurological testing, and examination of the strength and or weaknesses of the surrounding musculature. In some cases, X-rays or blood work may be performed to determine an exact diagnosis.

If you suffer from neck pain and live in or around San Diego, please contact our office to schedule an appointment with Dr. Ott. We will gladly answer any of your questions and provide you with the best treatment options available to you.