Have you been scouring the internet for potential options for sciatica relief in Calgary Alberta? If yes, chances are you’ve already come across Upper Cervical Care. After all, content on atlas subluxation and neck bone adjustments from an Upper Cervical doctor fill websites and even popular social media platforms like Facebook and TikTok.
As an Upper Cervical Chiropractic practice, Vibe Health in Alberta also gets frequent inquiries on how neck bone adjustments can help relieve pain in the lower back. Many who come across blog posts or video content on this unique approach to healing the body wonder, “Can sciatica pain worsen if I don’t seek an Upper Cervical Chiropractor right away?”. With that in mind, we thought of tackling this topic in our blog post.
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The answer to this question depends on whether you have a neck or head trauma history. Have you fallen off a motorbike on a road trip, slipped and hurt your neck at work, or suffered whiplash or concussions during a car collision? What about during childhood? Were you an active athlete who played ice hockey or basketball and had moments when you bumped your neck or head?
These are just some of the usual events that result in an atlas bone misalignment. The force from such incidents can affect the ligaments that hold the uppermost neck bones in a neutral alignment. Then, over time due to poor posture and other factors, the atlas and axis bones gradually shift out of place, tilting the head and causing the rest of your spine to twist at awkward angles. The rest of your body will follow suit, including the hips and legs – increasing your risks for sciatic nerve compression or sciatica pain.
It’s a good idea to seek an Upper Cervical Chiropractor for sciatica relief in Calgary Alberta, if your story is similar to the abovementioned situations. The sooner we can assess your atlas and axis bone alignment, the quicker we can determine if you are an excellent candidate for chiropractic adjustments.
Consequently, the longer you put off an appointment, the higher your risks for worse postural problems and increased bouts of sciatica pain.
Upper Cervical Care offers you the opportunity to break free from the grasp of sciatica. If you haven’t tried speaking with Board Certified Upper Cervical Chiropractor in Alberta, we encourage you to drop by our office at Vibe Health. We are a trusted Upper Cervical Chiropractic practice in the city, and we are committed to helping our patients tap into natural and holistic healing.
Suppose you’re tired of depending so much on pain relievers to ease the discomfort you experience each day because of sciatica or want to target one of the possible root causes of your condition. In that case, we suggest scheduling a consultation with Vibe Health. We would be more than happy to discuss how we can help.
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If you are outside of the local area you can find an Upper Cervical Doctor near you at www.uppercervicalawareness.com.