You’re not alone if you suffer from neck pain after spending all day hunched over your computer, tablet, or smartphone. Though neck pain isn’t always a serious medical issue, the discomfort can affect your quality of life. At Interventional Pain Consultants in Parsippany and Brick, New Jersey, Mehul Shah, DO, Andrew Sim, MD, Ketan Patel, MD, and the team take a comprehensive and conservative approach to treating neck pain. They provide innovative therapies aimed at healing the underlying cause of your discomfort. To get relief from your neck pain, call the office or request an appointment online today.
Your neck, also called the cervical spine, is designed to support the weight and mobility of your head. Due to the stress and function placed on your neck, pain is common.
Some of the symptoms you may experience with neck pain include:
Though neck pain is rarely a serious health condition, it can interfere with your daily activities. The Interventional Pain Consultants team specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of neck pain.
If your neck pain is affecting your quality of life, the experienced team at Interventional Pain Consultants can help.
You may develop neck pain from several different causes. Some of the most common include:
Though not as common, neck pain may also be a symptom of a serious medical condition such as meningitis or cancer.
The experienced team at Interventional Pain Consultants is dedicated to helping you get relief from your neck pain. You can expect a thorough evaluation when you come in for care. The goal of the exam is to determine the cause of your neck pain so you get the most effective treatment.
During the evaluation, your provider reviews your symptoms, when they occur, and the type of pain you experience. They also ask questions about your daily habits and exercise routine and review your medical history.
Your provider then performs a physical exam, paying close attention to the structure and function of your neck. They may also request on-site diagnostic tests, such as digital X-rays, MRI, or lab work, to better understand the cause of your pain.
The team at Interventional Pain Consultants takes a conservative approach to the treatment of neck pain. They develop individualized treatment plans focused on the underlying cause of the pain.
Your treatment plan may include:
Your provider schedules regular follow-up appointments to monitor your pain and response to treatment so they can adjust your plan as needed.
Don’t let your neck pain interfere with your daily life. To get help, contact Interventional Pain Consultants by phone or book online today.