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Whiplash Treatment With Sweeney Chiropractic Clinic

Whiplash syndrome affects millions of people every year who've experienced an auto accident, slip and fall, or even sports or work injury. Learn how our Midwest City chiro, Dr. Steve Sweeney, can help you if you believe whiplash has impacted your life. Dr. Steve Sweeney is the best choice for chiropractic care in Midwest City.

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What is Whiplash—and How Does it Occur?

Whiplash is a type of neck strain that occurs when the neck is quickly flung in a direction. Any type of rapid acceleration or deceleration of the body can cause this to happen. Understandably, we see it a lot following car accidents, slip & falls, sports collisions, or other types of acute trauma. 

Due to the rapid whip-like movement of the neck, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, discs, nerves, fascia, and other connective tissues in and around the cervical spine can become strained, inflamed, and irritated. 

Signs and Symptoms of Whiplash

Signs and symptoms of whiplash may show up immediately after the traumatic event or may develop more slowly in the days, weeks, and months after.

The major symptoms to look out for include:

  • Neck pain and neck stiffness
  • Shoulder and arm stiffness, pain, numbness, and tingling
  • Headaches
  • Jaw pain
  • Ringing in the ears
  • Difficulty sleeping or concentrating

You'll notice that whiplash often involves more than just the neck. Seeking treatment as soon as possible after any type of acute trauma can minimize these uncomfortable signs of dysfunction and kick start the healing process so you'll be less likely to deal with chronic problems, including joint misalignments and disc damage. See your chiropractor in Midwest City when symptoms first arise: Dr. Steve Sweeney.

How Our Chiropractor in Midwest City Can Alleviate Your Whiplash Symptoms

Dr. Sweeney is proud to show his patients how natural, holistic and drug-free chiropractic care services that can alleviate whiplash pain, accelerate tissue healing, and help people feel better than ever as soon as possible.

He frequently uses the following techniques for whiplash-related issues:

  • Chiropractic adjustments: Gently realigns your joints, alleviate pressure on pinched nerves, and trigger the release of natural analgesic hormones for pharma-free pain relief 
  • Corrective exercises: Trains your body for tissue healing, increased blood flow, reduced muscle spasms, and greater stability over time
  • Electrical stimulation: Interrupts pain signals, promote whole-body relaxation, and relieve stress

Whiplash Pain Holding You Back? Get Help at Sweeney Chiropractic Clinic

Contact Sweeney Chiropractic Clinic now at (405) 672-4800 to schedule an appointment with our Midwest City chiro and get to the bottom of your whiplash pain ASAP. Expect no drugs, no gimmicks, no invasive procedures—just individualized care that works. Dr. Steve Sweeney delivers high-quality chiropractic care in Midwest City.

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