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Our head weighs about 11 lbs, similar to the weight of a bowling ball. This is balanced on a bony spinal column called the cervical spine. Of course there are also nerves, muscles, ligaments and tendons in the area as well. The fine interplay between these structures all our head to move in many directions but this increases our risk of injuring these structures.
“The most common source of neck pain that can be easily treated” Neck pain develops following an injury to the dynamic muscle stabilizers or static ligamentous structures of the neck. Chronic strain or repetitive neck injuries make up 85% of all neck pain complaints. An injury can be from excessive muscle tension or stretching as…
Super great doc! Took time to listen and get to the bottom of my pain. I’m lucky to have found such a thorough doc.