on the Sunshine Coast
Are you tired of living with persistent shoulder pain that limits your daily activities and quality of life? Our team has helped Sunshine Coast locals achieve pain relief for the last 33 years.
Shoulder pain is common in Australia, affecting 22% of adults. It can be caused by a variety of factors, including:
In younger people, it often results from accidents or injuries, while in older people, it can result from natural wear and tear on the shoulder joint and rotator cuff tendons.
The good news is that for most people, shoulder pain can be improved with the appropriate treatment.
Don't let shoulder pain hold you back. Our team of experienced chiropractors are dedicated to diagnosing the root cause of your pain and providing effective treatments to mitigate it, so you can get back to living your life.
Chiropractic care offers a holistic and non-invasive approach to shoulder pain relief. Unlike medications that simply mask the symptoms, our chiropractors focus on addressing the underlying issues that contribute to your discomfort.
We use techniques such as:
Our doctors will diagnose the specific causes of your shoulder pain. During your initial consultation, they will take an in-depth medical history, perform a physical exam and may carry out an imaging diagnosis.
Depending on the cause of your shoulder pain, we can provide appropriate adjustments, mobilisations, soft tissue therapy, gentle stretching techniques, dry needling to relieve your pain.
We can give you personalised advice to help manage and reduce your shoulder pain such as exercises and stretches, posture correction and nutritional guidance. We may also prescribe over the counter medication and practitioner only supplements
Our doctors can treat a wide range of shoulder conditions, including rotator cuff injuries, frozen shoulder, tendonitis, and bursitis.
Yes, absolutely. We often work with athletes to address sports-related shoulder injuries and enhance their performance.
Yes, most definitely. Chiropractic care can be effective for chronic shoulder pain, especially when it's related to musculoskeletal issues.
This varies based on factors such as the severity of your condition and your response to treatment. Initially, we recommend up to 1-2 visits per week, then fewer visits as pain improves. Once your pain is controlled, we recommend monthly maintenance visits or as needed for ongoing care and prevention.
The time it takes to see improvements varies depending on the severity and cause of your shoulder pain. Many patients experience relief after a few sessions, while others require more extensive treatment.
Some patients may experience mild soreness or discomfort after an adjustment, but this is usually temporary. Serious side effects are extremely rare.
Many insurance providers cover chiropractic care for shoulder pain treatment. Check with your insurance provider to understand your coverage.