Headaches & Chronic Pain Management
Can Physical Therapy help with Headaches?
The short answer is yes.
Headaches can be debilitating. As someone who has suffered from migraines, I know how much they can impact one's quality of life. In order to successfully manage headaches, it is necessary to understand why they are occurring. This often inquires a detailed assessment of contributing factors such as:
Muscles and joints in the neck
Muscles and joints of the jaw
The Visual System
The Vestibular System (inner ear)
Postural and Environmental Triggers