Headaches are common pain that effect many people, often they are recurring. There are a lot of medications out there to help control headache pain. They only mask the pain without addressing the cause. There are many different types of headaches, some cause pain at the base of the skull, others in the temple or behind the eyes. Migraine headaches can become life changing events having to stay in a dark room, sound and light sensitive. Chiropractic can play an important role in treating headaches and their cause. Some headaches are caused by muscular tension and contraction of the shoulders, neck and head. This can cause changes in normal posture and cause compensation in how you move. This can cause a vicious cycle resulting in pain and headaches.
Dr. Woods takes a unique approach to helping his headache patients. Through chiropractic adjustments, trigger point therapy, massage, electric stimulation (helps to break the muscle spasm). Most patients leave with the headache greatly reduced or gone all together.
Dr. Woods can provide a holistic, comprehensive treatment plan for chronic headaches giving patients opportunity to improve their quality of life.
“I was in a motorcycle accident which left me with severe headaches daily. I was skeptical about seeing a chiropractor at first but two weeks into seeing him, my headaches were gone.”