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Neck pain

It's important to get evaluated by a top New York injury doctor in the first 72 hours after your accident. 


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Neck Pain Overview:

  • Discomfort in neck structures (muscles, nerves, bones, joints, and disks)

  • Causes: injury, disease, aging, poor posture, or body mechanics

  • Symptoms: burning, shooting, tingling, stabbing

  • Resolves with rest, exercise, medication, and self-care

  • Chronic cases may consider surgery, but it's usually not necessary

Causes of Neck Pain:

  • Muscle strain from daily activities

  • Injury or trauma (vertebral fractures, whiplash, blood vessel injury)

  • Serious causes: cervical spondylosis, herniated disk, pinched nerves, etc.

Signs and Diagnosis:

  • Consult doctor for sustained weakness, tingling, stiffness, or radiating pain

  • Other symptoms: headaches, difficulty lifting objects, swallowing issues, dizziness

  • Urgent care needed for severe symptoms like loss of bladder control

  • Diagnosis through medical history, physical examination, imaging (X-ray, MRI, CT scan), and other tests

Neck Pain Treatment:

  • Minor cases: OTC pain relievers (ibuprofen, acetaminophen), ice for 48-72 hours, then heat

  • Rest, slow range-of-motion exercises, massage, proper sleeping position

  • Physical therapy, corticosteroid/anesthetic injections, lifestyle changes

  • Surgery rarely recommended; discussed in severe cases with notable symptoms

NYPMD New York Spin Doctors:

  • Multidisciplinary team of neurosurgeons, neurologists, researchers, pain management specialists

  • Nonsurgical options explored first (medical management, pain management, physical therapy)

  • Minimally invasive surgical techniques employed when needed

  • Collaborative approach for better treatment decisions and outcomes

  • Expert care, excellent communication, and genuine compassion provided

It's important to get evaluated by a top New York injury doctor in the first 72 hours after your accident. 

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