Numbness describes a loss of sensation or feeling in a part of your body, it’s often accompanied by or combined with other changes in sensation, such as a pins-and-needles feeling, burning or tingling. Often caused by damage, irritation or compression of nerves.People generally notice these sensations in hands, feet, arms, and legs.
Because of the varied causes of numbness and tingling, your treatment will depend on the reason for your symptoms. Treatment will focus on resolving any underlying medical conditions.
Chiropractic care for Numbness Relief
The chief concern of chiropractors is to remove nerve interference. Specific means are used to remove nerve irritation without invasive drugs, shots, or surgery. Several studies show the benefits of chiropractic care for nerve irritation and numbness.
Using accurate diagnostic tests and performing a physical exam, Chiropractor will determine the cause of numbness and pain. It may also include orthopedic and neurological testing. Chiropractor Dr. Jas Walia aims to eliminate irritation and restore proper function of the nerves. His treatment may include therapies to reduce redness and swelling, and/or nutritional and lifestyle coaching to address any possible causes of your symptoms.
If you struggle with any type of pain, numbness and tingling, scheduled your appointment today with chiropractor Dr. Walia at the Seattle Chiropractic Spine and Injury Center.