Chiropractic Care for Sports Injuries

Chiropractic Care for Sports Injuries in Houston

Your Houston Chiropractor Dr. Gregory Johnson Treats This Football Player Suffering from Various Neck and Back Injuries

This video shows how Dr. Johnson treats athletes who have suffered herniated discs, torn ligaments and tendons.

Your Houston Chiropractor Dr. Gregory Johnson has decades of experience providing Chiropractic care for sports injuries in Houston. he helps patients get back on the road to a pain-free and active life again.

An Overview of Sports Injuries

Dr. Johnson promotes a healthy lifestyle and encourages his patients to participate in sports. However, sports participation lead to strains, sprains, and stress on different parts of the body. At Advanced Chiropractic Relief, we understand just how painful and difficult it can be to suffer from injuries sustained doing physical activities, such as playing sports, hiking and running. Dr. Johnson has decades of experience and he is quipped with techniques and instruments to adress disc injuries in a safe and natural way.

Symptoms of Sports Injuries

When the body becomes injured because of sports or training, symptoms that can occur are:

  • Swelling
  • Burning, dull pain
  • Headaches
  • Muscle Pains
  • Inflammation
  • Muscle Spasms

    Types of Sports Injuries

    Depending on what type of sport you play, injuries will differ. Common injuries can include:

    Neck Injuries- Neck injuries, such as whiplash, occur when the neck is quickly and forcefully pushed forwards or backwards in a whipping motion. Contact sports should be approached carefully simply because there is a higher risk for whiplash. Damage to the the spine around the neck region can cause inflammation, which can reults in pain and limited range of motion. Dr. Johnson uses gentle and effective Chiropractic adjustments to restore the neck back to its proper form.

    Pinched Nerves- Pinched nerve due to spine injury sustained from sporting activites can be painful. Dr. Johnson has decades of experience providing chiropractic adjustment of the spine to to relieve pressure on the nerve, which alleviates pain and allows the body to function better. and What is surprising is that many patients suffer with the pain for a prolonged period of time, when instead they could consult a chiropractor and be on the road to a pain free and active life again.

    When engaging in sports or physical activities, keep in mind your body’s abilities, and the fact that it is designed to move. And do not waste time (and great weather) struggling with the sports injuries. Call a chiropractor today!

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    To Chiropractic care for sports injuries, contact Advanced Chiropractic Relief on contact us to schedule a consultation with Dr. Johnson.