An adult human spine typically consists of 26 moveable segments: seven cervical vertebras, twelve thoracic vertebras, five lumbar vertebras, one sacrum, and one coccyx (tailbone). Intervertebral d ...View Article
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Arm pain may manifest itself in several ways, with numerous symptoms and differing causes. One of the more common types of arm, neck and upper back pain our Irvine chiropractor Dr. Lee treats is called cervical radiculopathy. Instead of originating from a localized arm injury, cervical radiculopathy occurs when a neck injury, joint inflammation or herniated discs in the neck pinch nerves responsible for the sensation and function of the arms. It can be very painful, but chiropractic treatment provides welcome relief.
If you live here in Irvine and suffer neck, upper back and arm pain and/or numbness, tingling and weakness in the arms, please come in for an examination with our chiropractor. Arm pain from cervical radiculopathy is most common in adults over 50, but can affect anyone who has nerve impingement in the neck due to any of the following causes:
After diagnosing the causes of your arm pain, our chiropractor in Irvine can provide treatment options for natural, lasting relief:
If you suspect you may have cervical radiculopathy, please schedule an appointment today: (949) 552-2100.