Joint pain is incredibly common. It’s a problem that most people will deal with at some point during their lifetime. From simple strains and sprains to bursitis and arthritis, there are many reasons people deal with joint pain. Most causes of joint pain can be managed or treated with the help of our clinic staff. Dealing with joint pain? We can provide you with relief. Our practice offers Trigger Point Injections, Ultrasound Guided Injections, blood plasma injections, and even human tissue transplants to these joints.
Why do my joints hurt?
This is a common question, especially if you’ve suddenly noticed joint pain surfacing. Acute joint pain can be caused by:
- Strains and sprains
- Poor posture
- Sedentary lifestyle
- Infection of the bone or joint
- Infectious disease (e.g., influenza)
Chronic joint pain, or joint pain lasting more than three months, is caused by:
- Complex regional pain syndrome
How can medical clinic care help joint pain?
We see patients dealing with varying degrees of joint pain and stiffness every day. We know how much joint pain can impact a person’s life, and Dr. Cross and his team are dedicated to creating a custom treatment plan that can:
- Reduce joint pain and stiffness
- Boost circulation to promote healing
- Reduce pressure on the nerves
- Improve joint mobility and range of motion
- Improve how the body moves and functions as a whole
Most causes of joint pain can be managed or treated with the help of our clinic staff. Some of the methods and modalities we employ include:
- Stretching and resistance exercises
- Chiropractic manipulation and adjustments
- Massage therapy
- Electrical stimulation
- Nutritional and dietary counseling
- Lifestyle modifications and recommendations
- Joint Injections
We will typically combine a range of treatment options to ensure that you are getting the most comprehensive pain-relieving plan possible. During your consultation, we will also discuss how often you should come in for adjustments and manual therapy to see the best long-term results. We can also help you create a lifestyle and daily routine that supports healthy joints and reduces flare-ups.
If joint pain is impacting your daily routine and quality of life, medical clinic care may be able to help you get back on track. Call Midtown Medical & Wellness Center at (806) 379-8004 to schedule an appointment.