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Neck Pain

Premier Pain Institute

Sham Vengurlekar, MD

Interventional Pain Management located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, AZ

Neck pain may be a common problem, but that doesn’t mean you have to live with it. Sham Vengurlekar, MD, at Premier Pain Institute in Phoenix has advanced training in identifying the cause of neck pain so he can provide the most effective, minimally invasive relief. The sooner you look for solutions for your neck pain, the faster you can start enjoying your life again pain-free. Call Premier Pain Institute or schedule an appointment online today.

Neck pain has a lot of causes just like in joint pain. Pain in the neck can also cause symptoms such as a headache, shoulder pain, problems in rotating or bending the head and increasing pain. Such pain can be due to neck injuries, or trauma. However, there are also some illnesses which can be caused by a little stiff neck.

Another condition can cause both neck pain and joint pains. This condition is none other than arthritis. When a person has arthritis, the cartilage is inflamed causing pain that radiates to the joints. Stiffness is also a common complaint. Pain in the neck and joint is certainly something that should not be taken for granted, even though it is just caused by pure muscle stiffness. There are ways on how to relieve pains in the joint and neck through exercises.

For example, if the cause of the pain is due to excessive flexion or extension of your back, then you need to perform stretching exercises so that the posture will be corrected and the compression of the spinal discs will be relieved.

Making exercise a regular habit can greatly help in reducing pain especially as you age. Exercise can also assist in keeping your body healthy and your bones strong.

We would often suggest, it would be best to keep your body active and start doing it while you’re young. This can help in preventing diseases associated with aging. You can try exercising on a Swiss ball and keep your body active.

Premier Pain Institute believes in the following, Diagnostic Ability, Knowledge, Integrity and Taking Care of Patients. For your neck pain and joint pain related issues, call Dr. Vengurlekar and receive the treatment that is best for you. Call today and start getting the relief and start enjoying your life again