Pinched Nerve Foley, AL

Comprehensive Pinched Nerve Care

At Coastal Chiropractic and Acupuncture in Foley, AL, we specialize in diagnosing and treating pinched nerves to help you find relief and improve your quality of life. Our holistic approach combines chiropractic care, physical therapy, and acupuncture to address the root causes of your pain and promote long-term healing.

Understanding Pinched Nerves

A pinched nerve occurs when surrounding tissues, such as bones, cartilage, muscles, or tendons, apply excessive pressure to a nerve. This pressure can disrupt the nerve’s function, causing pain, tingling, numbness, or weakness. Pinched nerves can occur in various parts of the body, including the neck, back, and extremities.

How Chiropractic Care Helps with Pinched Nerves

Chiropractic care offers a non-invasive, drug-free approach to managing pinched nerve symptoms. Our treatments focus on:

  • Pain Relief: Techniques such as spinal adjustments and soft tissue therapy can reduce pain and discomfort.
  • Improved Mobility: Chiropractic care enhances joint function, helping to restore mobility and flexibility.
  • Reduced Inflammation: Chiropractic adjustments can help reduce inflammation around the affected nerve.
  • Overall Wellness: We aim to improve your quality of life by addressing the root causes of pain and promoting overall health.

Our Pinched Nerve Treatment Services

  • Spinal Adjustments: Realigning the spine to improve nervous system function and alleviate pressure on the nerves.
  • Soft Tissue Therapy: Techniques such as massage to reduce muscle tension and improve circulation.
  • Physical Rehabilitation: Exercises and stretches to strengthen the muscles and enhance recovery.
  • Acupuncture: Complementary therapy to reduce pain and promote healing.
  • Nutritional Counseling: Advice on diet and supplements to support overall health and recovery.

What to Expect During Your Visit

During your initial visit, our chiropractors will conduct a comprehensive assessment, including a review of your medical history and a physical examination. Based on this evaluation, we will develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to your specific needs and goals. Our approach ensures that each session is designed to provide maximum relief and improve your nerve function.

Schedule Your Pinched Nerve Treatment Today

Don’t let a pinched nerve control your life. Contact Coastal Chiropractic and Acupuncture today at (251) 943-7941 or visit our clinic at 1705 South McKenzie Street, #4, Foley, AL 36535 to schedule your consultation. Let us help you achieve a pain-free and active lifestyle.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Pinched Nerves

What is a pinched nerve?
A pinched nerve occurs when surrounding tissues, such as bones, cartilage, muscles, or tendons, apply excessive pressure to a nerve. This pressure can disrupt the nerve’s function, causing pain, tingling, numbness, or weakness.

What are the common symptoms of a pinched nerve?
Common symptoms of a pinched nerve include:

  • Sharp or burning pain radiating from the affected area
  • Numbness or decreased sensation
  • Tingling or “pins and needles” feeling
  • Muscle weakness in the affected area
  • Sensation that the affected limb has “fallen asleep”

What causes a pinched nerve?
Pinched nerves can result from various factors, including:

  • Herniated discs
  • Bone spurs
  • Arthritis
  • Repetitive motions
  • Injuries
  • Poor posture


How can chiropractic care help with a pinched nerve?

Chiropractic care can help alleviate pinched nerve symptoms by addressing the underlying causes of discomfort. Techniques such as spinal adjustments, soft tissue therapy, and rehabilitative exercises can improve alignment, reduce inflammation, and enhance mobility, leading to pain relief and better function.

Is chiropractic care safe for treating a pinched nerve?
Yes, chiropractic care is a safe and effective treatment option for managing pinched nerve symptoms. Chiropractors use non-invasive techniques tailored to each patient’s specific needs, minimizing the risk of adverse effects.

What should I expect during my first chiropractic visit for a pinched nerve?
During your first visit, the chiropractor will conduct a thorough assessment, including a review of your medical history and a physical examination. They may also use diagnostic tests, such as X-rays, to better understand your condition. Based on this evaluation, they will develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to your needs.

How many chiropractic sessions will I need to relieve my pinched nerve symptoms?
The number of sessions required varies depending on the severity of your condition and your response to treatment. Some patients experience relief after a few sessions, while others may need ongoing care for several weeks or months. Your chiropractor will monitor your progress and adjust the treatment plan as needed.

Can chiropractic care be combined with other treatments for a pinched nerve?
Yes, chiropractic care can be combined with other treatments such as physical therapy, acupuncture, and nutritional counseling to enhance recovery and provide comprehensive care. Your chiropractor can recommend a multidisciplinary approach to address all aspects of your condition.

What lifestyle changes can help prevent a pinched nerve?
Maintaining good posture, taking regular breaks from repetitive activities, performing regular stretching and strengthening exercises, using ergonomic furniture, and maintaining a healthy weight can all help prevent a pinched nerve. Your chiropractor can provide specific recommendations based on your individual needs.

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