Spinal Stenosis Treatment in Farmington Hills, MI
Spinal stenosis is a condition of the spine that is thought to affect approximately ten percent of the population in the United States, making it among one of the most common musculoskeletal conditions experienced in the country.
Spinal stenosis involves a narrowing of the spaces between the bones of your spine. This condition causes compression of the spinal cord and the roots of the nerves, which can result in pain, weakness, tingling, numbness, and difficulties with movement or an inability to move altogether.
Any part of the spine can suffer from spinal stenosis, but the nature and severity of the symptoms associated with it will depend on the area being compressed and the severity of the compression. The condition can range from asymptomatic to extremely painful and debilitating for those who suffer from it.
Fortunately for those who suffer from the condition, spinal stenosis treatment is available and highly effective at improving comfort and providing symptom relief.
Treating Spinal Stenosis: What You Need to Know
Spinal stenosis treatment is diverse and can involve different aspects of chiropractic care, massage therapy, physical therapy, acupuncture or acupressure, temperature therapy, as well as management with medications and herbal remedies.
Chiropractic adjustment of the spinal bones is one important spinal stenosis treatment. It involves gentle manual manipulation of the spinal bones to reduce misalignments and improve innervation of the tissues and organs of the body. Most people with spinal stenosis will have problems with their nerves and the innervation of different parts of the body that result in pain so that chiropractic adjustment can provide a great deal of pain relief.
Medications and physical therapy are often used in conjunction with chiropractic care to prevent pain and improve mobility.
We will create a tailored treatment plan to provide you with the best treatments possible for any health concerns or pain you may have.