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Cervical Radiculopathy - When angry nerves in the neck give us neck pain, arm pain, and weak tingly fingers!

Cervical Radiculopathy is a neck and arm condition that happens when the nerves coming out of the neck become irritated, often causing neck pain that can spread down into the shoulders, middle back, arm, hands, and fingers. Some people even get pins and needles, numbness, and weakness in their hands and can start dropping things! Managing this condition takes time, and if done well, can prevent the need for any surgery.

Ahmad Amiri
September 13, 2022
Chiropractic

Plantar Fasciitis - Like walking on glass every morning when you get up!

Feeling pain under your heel or arches when you first get up in the morning and take a few steps? You've probably got plantar fasciitis, one of the more common causes of foot pain on the pads of your feet. This condition can be tricky to manage, but with a mix of taping, stretches, heel cups, orthotics, shockwave therapy, and strengthening exercises for the feet, you can manage this condition and get get back to striding!

Andrew Vitiello
November 14, 2022
Chiropractic

Are crystals in your ear from BPPV causing your dizziness?

Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) is a common condition where crystals can form inside the vestibular apparatus inside the ear, which often results in dizziness and vertigo. Our Chiropractors and Physiotherapists at Milsons Point Health can help diagnose BPPV and rule out any other causes, then perform repositioning manoeuvres that can dramatically help settle the symptoms.

Ahmad Amiri
September 13, 2022
Chiropractic

Stretching your neck not working anymore?

Whilst stretching the neck can help temporarily, many people are unaware that strengthening the muscles of the neck and shoulder (with bands, weights, and even head stands) can actually help reduce neck pain and stop it from coming back.

Brian Tran
September 21, 2020
Chiropractic

Dry Needling - What's the "point" and how can it help?

Dry Needling is a popular technique used by Chiropractors and Physiotherapists that can be useful for people with neck, shoulder, back, hip, knee, and foot pain. Find out how it works, and what conditions Dry Needling can be useful for in this blog post from our Chiropractor Ahmad Amiri.

Ahmad Amiri
September 13, 2022