Rotator Cuff Pain
The rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons surrounding the shoulder joint. Injuries to the rotator cuff can cause a dull ache that may worsen during sleep and may also make it difficult to reach above your head or behind your back.
What causes rotator cuff pain?
Rotator cuff pain may the result of an injury, but very often it’s due to someone performing repeated tasks requiring overhead motion (i.e., carpenters, tennis players). Age is also a risk factor in rotator cuff injuries as they are more common in people over 40.
Chiropractic treatment for rotator cuff pain
Chiropractic adjustments can help relieve rotator cuff pain. Chiropractic is a safe, non-invasive, way to treat and manage rotator cuff pain. Dr. Hunter will develop a customized treatment plan that identifies the underlying cause of your rotator cuff pain and also takes into account your age, medical history and lifestyle.