Spine & Sports Rehab Center Offers Treatment for Relief of Dizziness and Neck Pain

Dizziness can be troubling. Spine & Sports Rehab Center often sees neck pain patients with dizziness seeking a cause and a solution. Baton Rouge chiropractic care of dizziness starts with a thorough examination to establish a potentially helpful treatment plan for dizziness associated with spinal issues like Baton Rouge neck pain.


The structure and function of the upper cervical spine may perhaps contribute to dizziness. Problems with upper cervical spine muscles and ligaments may impact cervicogenic dizziness. How? Such problems may cause confusion for the proprioception system controlled partly by the vestibular nucleus. Changes in the ligaments and muscles may initiate abnormal reactions that result in dizziness. (1) Spine & Sports Rehab Center invites Baton Rouge neck pain patients with dizziness.


Cervicogenic dizziness is explained as dizziness that occurs in patients with neck pain. No particular assessment for cervicogenic dizziness is recognized, but patients with neck pain because of a cervical spine pathology who have dizziness present to doctors for help. What could the connection be? Cervical muscles connect and interact with the vestibular, visual, and higher centers to generate effective proprioception, the recognition of body position and movement. When such proprioception is altered with neck pain, the dizziness may arise as well. One new case report of a female aged 24 years with cervicogenic dizziness and neck pain described improvement of both with chiropractic care. (2) Spine & Sports Rehab Center begins chiropractic care with an exam that influences the development of a relieving Baton Rouge chiropractic treatment.


Connecting dizziness and imbalance with neck pain not related to any other disorders discovered via a thorough examination is key to relieving care of cervicogenic dizziness. Manual therapy and vestibular rehabilitation succeeded in relieving pain for patients in a new paper. (3) Dizziness may come from damage to the somatosensory system. Upper cervical spine manipulation was tested in patients with cervicogenic dizziness. In addition to a decrease in the intensity of the dizziness and pain, an increase in the range of motion toward the more restricted side and better function were also reported. (4) Spine & Sports Rehab Center’s use of the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management for cervical spine neck pain issues is gentle, safe, and effective.

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Listen to this PODCAST by Dr. Robert Hayden on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson describing alleviating treatment of neck pain utilizing the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management.

Schedule a non-surgical Baton Rouge chiropractic care appointment with Spine & Sports Rehab Center. Chiropractic care of cervicogenic dizziness and neck pain may be a relieving solution for the distress it causes. We look forward to seeing you!

Spine & Sports Rehab Center recognizes that there may be a link between neck pain and dizziness and offers potentially relieving care. 
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