Treatment of Shoulder Pain at Alaska Back Care Center

Alaska Back Care Center sees a wide variety of health issues related to the shoulder. Many potential patients do not know that chiropractors have excellent diagnosing and treatment skills to treat pathologies related to the shoulder. These include

  • Rotator Cuff injuries
  • Impingement syndrome
  • Peripheral nerve entrapment
  • AC joint pathologies
  • Osteoarthritis of the shoulder
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Referring pain into the shoulder

How can a chiropractor help with shoulder pathologies like the ones listed above? Well, it all starts with proper diagnosis leads to proper treatment. Once that diagnosis is made, a combination of conservative treatment methods are done by the providers. Those treatments can include:

  • Joint mobilization
  • Soft tissue care i.e. Active Release technique
  • Massage therapy
  • Low level laser therapy
  • Orthotic management i.e. Kinesiotape
  • Exercise programs