Many people do not realize that physical therapy and chiropractic care are the most effective treatments for several different types of headaches. According to the International Headache Society, there are 14 headache disorders. Several of these types of headaches including cervicogenic, tension headaches and headaches related to the jaw and TMJ can be successfully treated by either physical therapy or chiropractic. At Advanced Wellness, we perform a thorough evaluation in order to determine the cause of your headaches. Manual therapy can improve joint alignment and motion, reduce trigger points or knots and improve muscle extensibility. Postural re-education and corrective exercises can improve function of the neck and relieve headaches.
Migraines and Headaches