What can a physical therapist do to treat constant neck pain?

Constant Neck Pain

The answer to this question is there is a lot physical therapists can do to treat constant, or chronic, neck pain. They can even help you find effective ways to treat constant neck pain

What is chronic neck pain?

There are many Americans who experience constant pain in their neck. Your pain can be considered chronic if all the following criteria are met: 

  • It lasts for three months or longer
  • It gets worse during certain neck movements. 
  • Your neck is always sore to the touch. 

Three ways a physical therapist can treat your constant neck pain

Physical therapists are so good at treating chronic neck pain for several reasons. One of these is that they’re trained to treat musculoskeletal disorders that cause this type of pain. Such disorders include cervical osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia. Another reason physical therapists are so effective at treating chronic neck pain is they have many techniques at their disposal. 

A few of the therapy techniques your therapist can use to address your chronic pain are: 

Nearly 1.5 points when at rest. 

More than two points during activity. 

Border Therapy Services offers treatment for constant neck pain

You don’t have to continue living with constant neck pain. Instead, you can come to one of our Border Therapy Services clinics for effective chronic neck pain treatment. Our team offers free screenings that can pinpoint the source of your chronic neck pain. Also, we’re adept at building therapy plans that are unique to each patient’s needs. You’ll even be able to treat your pain from home by using our at-home care or virtual therapy services. 

Contact our team today for more information about how we can help with chronic neck pain or to schedule your initial appointment.