Chiropractor Usher – Rib and Thoracic Pain – See King Chiropractic

Do you need chiropractic treatment for rib and thoracic pain? Our Bunbury located Chiropractic practice is centrally located from Usher providing a closer location to receive Chiropractic treatment.

Rib and thoracic pain often occurs as a result of restrictions with the costosternal and costovertebral joins. In the upper to mid back region, each rib forms two joints with the thoracic spine, as well as an additional joint in front where they connect with the sternum or breastbone. Severe pain can occur in the chest or back when these joins become restricted and inflamed.

Symptoms for a rib and thoracic pain in Usher, can include:

  • Radiating pain along the rib cage
  • Experience a severe muscular knot to the side of the spine around the should blade
  • Severe Pain
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Pain into the neck
  • Radiating pain, tingling or numbness down an arm

If you are experiencing severe cough or breathing difficulties accompanied by frontal chest pain you should consult a medical practitioner. The Chiropractors at King Chiropractic in Bunbury will be able to offer different treatment methods to help patients with rib and thoracic pain.

King Chiropractic - Rib and Thoracic Pain

Some of the causes for rib and thoracic pain in Usher:

  • Result of injury
  • Prolonged positioning
  • Postural dysfunction
  • Poor shoulder mechanics
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Post abdominal or breast surgery
  • Degenerative arthritis of the thoracic spine and associated joints
  • Kyphotic postural changes with age
  • Disc injury
  • Degeneration to the thoracic spine
  • Costo – cartilage injuries
  • Long term low back pain and/or neck pain
  • Thoracic strain following postural changes with pregnancy
  • Post partum pain with breastfeeding or carrying

We perform manipulative therapy, our chiropractors utilise soft tissue therapies such as deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy and active release stretching. Dry needling (Western Acupuncture) and Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation (IASTM) is also provided by our Bunbury Chiropractors. Patients at King Chiropractic will additionally receive proper education in body mechanics and their overall movement patterns to decrease pain long term and improve quality of life.

Conditions our Bunbury Chiropractor Practice treats for Usher Residents

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