Pain Physicians NY (Brooklyn, NY) is one of the first practices in New York to offer an alternative treatment for shoulder pain. Depending on severity of the pain, signs and symptoms in addition to traditional treatment options such as muscle relaxants, injections or physical therapy we might offer a cutting edge, non-invasive disc decompression procedure and:
- Electrical Nerve Stimulation
- Interstitial Laser Therapy
- Pulse Stimulation Treatment
- Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
Brooklyn Pain Physicians are internationally recognized as one of the best shoulder pain management specialists and doctors in Brooklyn, NYC. We were selected to be a part of international medical team for Rio Olympic Games. Our facility equipped with the most advanced equipment available in USA
One of the most common things that people complain worldwide after back pain and neck pain is shoulder pain. Let’s just better say that it is a pain that affects the upper body, a pain and discomfort that radiates through the neck, shoulders, arms and upper back.
As more and more people spend their days inside in their office sitting at a desk in front of their computers, the incidence of upper body pain as well as shoulder pain has increased in last decades. When you spend these hours in front of your computer, you put pressure and strain on your upper body part.
According to our specialists at Pain Management Brooklyn NYC, the reason for such a pain, is myofascial irritation and joint dysfunction. It is also called as muscle pain. Shoulders hold the large muscles of the scapula which are attached to the rib cage. These muscles are prone to overuse due to bad posture and upper body strain. Sports injuries are very common, tennis, football, basketball and even golf can lead to shoulder pain and pain on the upper extremities.
The most common reasons for shoulder pain:
Rotator cuff injury
Arm and hand pain
Arthritis of the hand or wrist
Bible (ganglion) cyst
Trigger finger or thumb
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Don’t wait. Get help!
Shoulder pain and pain of your upper body has a high impact on your life quality. Constant pain can affect your ability to play sports. It can also affect your working ability if you need to spend those hours in front of your working desk.
However, some simple changes in your lifestyle can help relieve your pain. Try the following simple things first to relieve your shoulder pain:
- By a new chair for your office, that provides the necessary support for your back
- Maintain good posture while working on the computer.
- Make short brakes every 20 – 30 minutes. Stand up, walk and stretch.
- Sit up tall and adjust the height of your seat.
- Adjust the armrests so your shoulders are totally relaxed.
- Sit close to the keyboard in front of your computer.
- Adjust the height of your keyboard in order for your hands, wrists and elbows to have proper support but also allow you to work without a problem.
- Place the mouse close to the keyboard.
- Your monitor should be centered directly in front of you, above your keyboard.
If, however, your shoulder pain persists, tends to get worse and is accompanied by other signs and symptoms like pain in the arms and hands, pain in the upper back, neck pain, numbness and a tingling sensation of the upper extremities, loss of strength in the arms, you should get proper medical help.
Pain management specialists at Pain Management Brooklyn NYC will make all the necessary evaluations and examinations in order to determine your problem, treat it and get you back on the track with minimal downtime period. After the right diagnosis is made, a personal treatment plan, adjusted personally to you based on your condition is made. Our pain management doctors will suggest a change in the lifestyle as well as physical therapy in order to strengthen and stretch the muscles of your shoulders through various exercises. Over the counter painkillers are often recommended as well, to relieve your shoulder pain.
Massage, anti – inflammatory medications as well as trigger point injections are often necessary.
Surgical treatment is rarely recommended, as the thoracic part of your spine is the most stable part of the spine.
Make an appointment today at Pain Management Brooklyn NYC and make your shoulder pain go away.
The most advanced pain management center, Brooklyn pain management doctors and specialists at Pain Physicians NY offer unique, individualized approach to manage your shoulder pain. We are using the most effective pain management and treatment options to treat rotator cuff injury, arm and hand pain, different forms of arthritis, trigger finger or thumb, frozen shoulder. We are utilizing the latest technologies available in USA.
Pain Management Brooklyn
2279 Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 998 – 9890
Pain Management Downtown Brooklyn
26 Court Street, #309, Downtown Brooklyn, NY 11242
(718) 998 – 9890