Many of us know how disruptive and inconvenient headaches and migraines can be. They often occur an inopportune moments and the cause can be hard to identify. Physiotherapy can help identify those causes, offer treatment and improve your quality of life.
How can PhysioWest help?
At PhysioWest, we detail your history and assess for potential headache triggers to determine the cause. By addressing musculoskeletal dysfunction in your neck and upper back, our physiotherapists can help relieve headache and migraine symptoms. Measures such as altering your posture, sleeping and ergonomic advice, and targeted exercises may be used by our physios to assist you.
- Headaches can be caused by a wide range of factors including the joints of the upper part of the neck, muscle tightness, pinched nerves, stress and whiplash.
- In a small percentage of people there is a sinister cause of head pain, which needs to be thoroughly investigated. This could include brain tumors, aneurysm, meningitis and other illnesses. Please seek the advice of your health professional.