on the Sunshine Coast
Is persistent neck pain disrupting your daily life and causing you discomfort? Our team of experienced chiropractors has been helping Sunshine Coast residents reduce pain and regain their quality of life for the past 34 years.
Neck pain is a very common problem. In fact, it is estimated that 22% to 70% of people will have neck pain at some point in their lives.
It can be caused by a variety of factors, including:
The good news is that in many cases, neck pain heals and improves with time and appropriate treatment.
If you're ready to regain control of your neck, our team of experienced chiropractors would be delighted to assess you and provide effective treatment that will improve your quality of life.
Our doctors don't just treat the symptoms, they address the root causes of your neck pain.
Before we decide on the best treatment(s), we will conduct a thorough assessment of your pain, covering aspects such as assessing the chronicity or acute nature of the injury, going over any neurological deficits and completing orthopaedic and muscle tests. We can then provide treatments such as:
Our doctors will diagnose the specific causes of your neck pain. During your initial consultation, they will take an in-depth medical history and perform a physical exam, including neurological and orthopaedic testing.
Depending on the cause of your neck pain, we can provide appropriate adjustments, mobilisations, soft tissue therapy, cervical traction and dry needling to relieve your pain.
We can give you personalised advice to help manage and reduce your pain such as exercises, posture correction, nutritional guidance and stretching tips. We may also prescribe supplements or complementary medical tests.
Our doctors can treat a range of neck-related conditions, including whiplash, herniated discs, cervical radiculopathy, and more.
Our chiropractors use a range of techniques that can provide immediate pain relief. You'll also receive lifestyle recommendations to minimise the risk of future neck pain. In addition to reducing your pain, we aim to improve your neck mobility, reduce stiffness, and improve your quality of life.
Yes, chiropractic care is generally considered safe when provided by a licensed and experienced chiropractor. Our team uses manual adjustments and other hand held device activator techniques to align your spine and neck, reduce pain, and improve mobility.
Yes, chiropractic care is safe and effective for children with neck pain.
During your initial visit, your chiropractor may conduct assessments to diagnose the cause of your neck pain, including an in depth medical history and if necessary diagnostic imaging.
They may then use techniques such as hands-on adjustments, mobilisations, soft tissue therapy, cervical traction or dry needling to help alleviate your pain.
They may also provide personalised advice to help reduce the risk of further neck pain.
Our treatments typically last between 15 to 30 minutes, but this can vary depending on your specific needs. An initial consultation is 30 minutes or longer depending on your history.
The number of treatments needed varies based on the cause and severity of your neck pain, as well as your body’s response to the treatment. Many patients experience significant improvement within a few sessions, while others may require ongoing care for more complex cases.
No, you don’t. As our doctors are primary health care practitioners, you do not need a referral to see us. Feel free to book an appointment or ask us any questions.
Many insurance providers cover chiropractic care for neck treatment. Check with your insurance provider to understand your coverage.