Concussion Treatment is available for those Suffering a concussion. Concussion can cause quite a bit of discomfort for a patient, so additional treatment can often bring some needed relief. In some cases, concussion sufferers can find some relief from their symptoms by acquiring care from a Chiropractic Doctor Specializing in Orthogonal Treatment, which is gentle and non invasive.
A Little Bit About Sports-Related Concussions
3.8 million sports-related traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) occur annually.
- 173,285 occur among children and adolescents, from birth to 19 years.
- Children and teens are more likely to get a concussion and take longer to recover than adults.
- Typical sports-related concussions resolve rapidly, with complete symptom resolution in 10 days or less.
Some atypical concussions leave an individual with prolonged symptoms.
Of course, one has to consider there are many other ways that concussion can occur from Slip and Fall accidents or Auto Injury accidents.
How Can Concussion Treatment From A Chiropractor Help with a Post Concussion Syndrome?
Our Asheville Chiropractor can assist you with post-concussion syndrome; this is the term used to describe the symptoms a patient can experience after suffering a concussion.
After a concussion, some patients can suffer some lingering effects; this relates to the location of the brain steam and how it connects to the two bones of the upper neck vertebrae. If there is a misalignment of the upper cervical spine, it could cause additional problems for the rest of the body.
What Are the Symptoms Associated with Post-Concussion Syndrome?
Post-concussion syndrome can have numerous symptoms. These symptoms can be physical, but mental changes are also reported with post-concussion syndrome.
The most common symptoms associated with post-concussion syndrome are vertigo, dizziness, headaches, problems with memory, neck pain, mood changes, tinnitus, light sensitivity, insomnia, depression, and anxiety.
Please note that the list of symptoms associated with post-concussion syndrome is non-exhaustive; this means you may experience additional symptoms as an after-effect of your concussion. Visiting a chiropractor could help with some of these additional symptoms too.
What Will a Chiropractor Do for Post-Concussion Syndrome Symptoms?
When you visit our Asheville Chiropractor to aid you with post-concussion symptoms, the chiropractor will evaluate you first. After an evaluation, the chiropractor usually implements low-force corrections and precise adjustments to minimize the effects of the post-concussion syndrome. Some people find amazing results very quickly and some will need follow up treatment in order to reduce the effects of concussion within an individual. The body is an exemplary machine and can heal, Chiropractic treatment helps to speed up the natural healing process.
If you suffer from post-concussion syndrome and require some assistance from a chiropractor, do not hesitate to contact Atlas for an appointment. Our team will be more than happy to assist. Orthogonal treatment is gentle and can have long-lasting if not permanent positive effects not only within your condition but for the whole of your body.