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Mount Pleasant, SC Chiropractor

Neuropathy Chiropractor

Chiropractic Care for Neuropathy

Neuropathy is a painful condition that affects more than 20 million people in the U.S. Peripheral neuropathy, including diabetic and chemotherapy-induced types, often disrupts daily life with persistent pain and discomfort. Effective treatment is crucial to manage these symptoms and restore everyday function. 

 

At ChiropracticUSA, our neuropathy chiropractor offers specialized care and solutions tailored to the challenges of neuropathy sufferers.

 

What is Peripheral Neuropathy?

Peripheral neuropathy refers to nerve damage that primarily affects the limbs, like the arms and legs. People with this condition often suffer from chronic pain, describing symptoms as a persistent pins and needles sensation. 

 

While diabetes can sometimes be the cause, vitamin deficiencies, brain and spinal cord injuries, repetitive strain injuries, and some medications can also lead to peripheral neuropathy. In many instances, the exact cause remains unknown. The good news is that recent treatment advancements, especially those in chiropractic care, can help relieve symptoms. 

 

Treatment Options for Neuropathy

Traditionally, peripheral neuropathy has been managed with medications like Gabapentin, Neurontin, Lyrica, and Cymbalta. While these drugs can reduce pain, they can have unwanted side effects and don’t address the cause of neuropathy pain. 

 

Neuropathy patients looking for non-pharmacological treatment options can turn to more holistic forms of care. These include chiropractic treatments, massage therapy, and physical therapy. They not only help relieve symptoms but also improve nerve function and health.

 

Why Choose Chiropractic Care for Your Neuropathic Pain

Living with neuropathic pain can be challenging, but many have found relief with chiropractic treatment plans. This non-invasive method addresses neuropathy causes based on your specific needs.

 

Benefits of chiropractic care for those suffering from neuropathy include:

 

  • Individualized treatment approach: We consider your unique medical conditions and pain sources, from diabetes to chemotherapy-related issues, carefully, ensuring customized, effective treatments.

 

  • Targeted physical therapy: Chiropractic methods focus on specific areas to treat neuropathy, resulting in noticeable reductions in symptoms like burning or tingling.

 

  • Adaptable strategies: Neuropathy requires varied treatment rather than a one-size-fits-all approach. If one type of modality isn’t effective, our chiropractor can modify the treatment plan based on your body’s responses. This can mean integrating massage techniques or physical therapy for improved outcomes. 

 

  • Comprehensive symptom relief: Chiropractic treatments help address neuropathic symptoms, from electric shock-like sensations and disrupted sleep to muscle weakness and impaired balance. 

 

Our Services at ChiropracticUSA

At ChiropracticUSA, our approach to peripheral neuropathy is patient-centered and innovative due to Dr. Murrin’s expertise. With credentials like PFLC, CFC, and CEP, Dr. Murrin seamlessly blends chiropractic interventions with dietary and exercise guidance. 

 

For neuropathy patients, treatments might include:

 

  • Spinal adjustments: By aligning the vertebrae properly, spinal adjustments can enhance nerve function, reduce inflammation, and promote healing in areas affected by neuropathy.

 

  • Deep tissue massage: This technique targets chronic muscle tension and spasms that can affect nerve health. By releasing this tension, patients often experience improved circulation and relief from neuropathic pain.

  • Active Release Techniques® (ART): Dr. Murrin pioneered the ART technique in Mount Pleasant. ART treats muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia, and nerve issues. The treatment is beneficial for neuropathy arising from biomechanics injuries.

 

  • Treatment for joint dysfunctions: Neuropathy can sometimes stem from joint issues. Properly addressing these dysfunctions with adjustments can alleviate nerve pressure and associated pain.

 

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome management: For those with neuropathy linked to Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, chiropractic therapies and adjustments can offer relief, reducing tingling and pain in the hands and fingers.

 

Manage Your Neuropathy Symptoms With ChiropracticUSA

Our team at ChiropracticUSA is dedicated to improving your well-being, with a special emphasis on managing peripheral neuropathy. Under the guidance of Dr. Murrin’s chiropractic skill and experience, we combine time-tested chiropractic methods with individualized care. 

 

Neuropathic pain shouldn’t define your life. Discover how a chiropractor for neuropathy can help you manage your pain and improve your quality of life. Contact us today to book a consultation and start your personalized health program.  

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