neck painDr. Strasser carefully evaluates the cause of neck pain and treats the cause of pain with gentle, research-based chiropractic care.

What Causes Neck Pain?

Traumatic injuries can cause whiplash injuries to the neck. Neck pain with accompanying shoulder and arm pain can be caused by disc injuries to the cervical discs including pinched nerves. Chronic, nagging neck pain can be caused by restrictions and degeneration in the spinal joints. Painful locking of the neck can be secondary to strain or disc insult leading to muscle spasm. Neck pain requires careful evaluation to determine cause.

What If My My Neck Pain Is Caused By A Bulging, Herniated Or Slipped Disc?

Portland chiropractor Dr. Arn Strasser is a non-surgical disc specialist. He has advanced training in Cox flexion distraction, a well-researched, gentle, non-thrusting protocol that successfully treats most neck and arm pain caused by injured discs.

How Does Dr. Strasser Diagnose Neck Pain?

Dr. Strasser is trained in motion palpation which allows him to specifically identify your problem area. Dr. Strasser will use neurological and Chiropractic examination, with MRI imaging and x-ray studies as necessary, to diagnose your neck pain. He examines your entire spine as well as alignment and posture to see your neck pain in the context to the whole body.

What Is The Treatment For Neck Pain And Stiffness?

Careful examination and evaluation allows Dr. Strasser to pinpoint your neck problem and effectively treat it. Gentle and non-force chiropractic manipulation and adjusting, traditional osteopathic muscle techniques, ultrasound and interferential with exercises provide real solutions to the source of your neck pain. Cranial therapy can significantly address chronic pain patterns in the nervous system that affect the neck.

What Is The Treatment For Whiplash?

A specialist in gentle and non-force Chiropractic care, Dr. Strasser provides the right kind of care for acute, painful injuries to the neck associated with trauma. His work is covered by your car and auto accident insurance.

How Long Will I Have To Receive Treatment?

Neck pain caused by spinal joint restrictions can lead to muscle spasm and inflammation. Chiropractic adjusting can treat many of these problems rapidly. Acute pain associated with trauma or disc injury require higher levels of care.

Dr. Strasser serves NE Portland and is always available to answer questions you may have regarding neck pain and injury.