Therapy

Neck pain treatment differs in the acute phase and the chronic phase. The anti-inflammatory and analgesic medications can be hired for short period. A cervical collar can be useful only in case of trauma, or in very acute and severe situations. An exercise and mobilization program is indicated, in different ways depending on the clinical stage. Mind that is contraindicated to force painful movements and undertake intensive programs without a supervision of trained operators. Postural re-education is essential, since altered posture cause pain maintenance. Ergonomic features, such as the location of the computer are important for working hours. Acupuncture and chiropractic may be suggested. Instrumental physiotherapy is very useful, such as MLS® Laser Therapy and magnetotherapy, laser acupuncture, with appropriate dosages and methods, in order to reach inflammation and pain management control and to facilitate the implementation of therapeutic exercises.