Upper Back Pain

Suffering from upper back pain can affect your quality of life. Visiting our chiropractor at Klump Chiropractic Center in Pittsburgh, PA, can provide you with a treatment plan to help with alleviating the pain. Chiropractic care is an alternative medicine that utilizes non-invasive methods to provide relief for upper back pain. Keep reading to learn ore about the causes of upper back pain and how holistic and alternative therapies can help!


What Causes Upper Back Pain?

Upper back pain can occur due to various causes, including poor posture, muscle strain, injury, herniated discs, osteoporosis, stress, and anxiety. To prevent further complications, it is important to identify the underling cause and seek proper treatment for back pain.

What are the Symptoms of Upper Back Pain? 

Many patients who suffer from upper back pain experience pain near the base of the neck and between the shoulder blades. Some patients with upper back pain may also feel weakness, tingling, and decreased range of motion in the neck and arms. In addition, headaches and migraines might occur with upper back pain.

Can Chiropractic Adjustments Help with Upper Back Pain? 

Chiropractic treatments may be worth considering if you're dealing with upper back pain. To determine if chiropractic care is the best course of action for you, it's always best to consult with our chiropractor. The treatments our chiropractor may utilize include spinal adjustment, massage therapy, acupuncture, electrical stimulation, and physical therapy. In the meantime, you can also try incorporating gentle stretching exercises and hot and cold therapy to help relieve your discomfort.

What Conditions Can Our Chiropractor Treat? 

Our chiropractors can treat various conditions related to the musculoskeletal system, including back pain, neck pain, headaches, joint pain, and muscle strains and sprains. We use manual manipulation and a variety of techniques to help alleviate pain and improve the function of the body. Our chiropractor does not prescribe medication or perform surgery, but we can work with your healthcare provider and determine which treatment options will help with your recovery process.

Contact us for Treatment Today

If you are struggling with upper back pain that may be due to an injury or ailment, we recommend seeking chiropractic care to help relieve body aches and pains. Our team at Klump Chiropractic Center in Pittsburg, PA, offers various treatment options so our patients can live healthier, happier, and pain-free lives. Call our office today at to schedule your appointment! 


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