Thoracic Outlet Syndrome is a condition that can be very painful and frustrating. It affects the arms, forearms, hands, and fingers on one side of the body. These are the most common symptom areas of this condition, and can often be treated with chiropractic care and regular chiropractic adjustments.
Where does Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Come From?
There is a part of the human body where the lower neck joins the upper back and rib cage, this is called the “Thoracic Outlet”. The name of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome comes from where the problem is believed to come from. In the event that someone has Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, it is the veins, blood vessels, or nerves of the thoracic outlet have become either injured or irritated. These are the most common symptom areas of this condition, and can often be treated with chiropractic care and regular chiropractic adjustments.
Chiropractic Help in Ogden for TOS
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome symptoms that are treated by OC Medical include:
- Numbness or tingling in the neck, shoulder, arm, or fingers
- Weakening grip
- Coldness in hands or fingers
- Difficulty with fine motor tasks
- Aches in the arm or hand
- Throbbing lump near the collar bone
- Easily fatigues arms or hands
- Deep pain in the neck and shoulder, which may increase at night
Our chiropractic doctors can help patients through upper cervical care. It is our intent to give you balance to your deep muscles of the neck, joints of the spine and position the shoulders correctly.
If you would like to learn more or get more information about Thoracic Outlet Syndrome chiropractic treatment in Ogden, or if you would like to schedule an appointment with us, please call OC Medical today.