Chichester Chiropractic Health Centre

Repetitive Strain Injury

Repetitive strain injury has many different causes, different symptom patterns and different methods of treatment.  Repetitive strain injury is common in sports participants and workers who have repetitive movements in their jobs. Your Chiropractor will do a full screening to find the route cause of your symptoms and can then recommend the best form of treatment.

Causes
There are different causes for repetitive strain injury and these can include;

  • Competitive sports
  • Over use
  • Repetitive jobs
  • Desk work
  • Keyboard typing
  • Mouse clicking
  • Poor sports technique

Commonly Effected Areas

  • Wrist
  • Elbows
  • Shoulder
  • Knee
  • Ankle
  • Neck

Symptoms

  • Joint pain
  • Muscle pain
  • Reduced range of motion
  • Local swelling
  • Pain with movement

Treatment
The type of treatment suitable for repetitive strain injury primarily depends on the cause of the condition and the location of the symptoms.

Every day people visit Chiropractors with repetitive strain injury.

Chiropractic care can include;
- Chiropractic adjustments
- Specific exercises and stretches
- Posture and lifestyle advice

If you’re unsure whether Chiropractic treatment is the right option for you, then please come in for a free 20 minute consultation where we can discuss the reason for your visit, do a quick spine check and explain how we may be able to help. To book this free consultation please contact the clinic on 01243 913923.

Look forward to seeing you soon!

- The Chichester Chiropractic Health Centre

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