Ottawa Chiropractic Benefits Ehlers Danlos

Not exactly a spine condition, but Ehlers Danlos is a body condition that may affect the spine and musculoskeletal system and be helped by gentle Ottawa chiropractic treatment. Chiropractic back pain specialists like your Ottawa chiropractor at The practice of Dr. Tim Schneider certainly approach conditions like Ehlers Danlos conservatively and gently. Chiropractors also cooperatively care for these patients with any other medical healthcare providers and their treatment plans for the well-being of the patient. The practice of Dr. Tim Schneider invites these types of opportunities to help Ottawa Ehlers Danlos patients like this.

Ehlers Danlos hypermobility type presents as a number of issues that can be categorized as: pain (muscular, articular, neuropathic, back pain, neck pain, abdominal pain, pelvic pain, and headache) and fatigue (muscle weakness, unrefreshing sleep, depression, anxiety, etc.). (1)  The practice of Dr. Tim Schneider recognizes Ehlers Danlos by such symptom combinations.

Ehlers Danlos treated with chiropractic does well. One patient case The practice of Dr. Tim Schneider read in a peer-reviewed journal describes a young Ehlers Danlos female with chronic neck pain and low back pain who also experiences headaches and hand pain and stiffness. As is seen in Ehlers Danlos, she also faces weekly or daily joint dislocations and upper and lower extremity joint hypermobility. Ottawa Ehlers Danlos hypermobility type patients realize what this is like and are grateful for relief. In this case, chiropractic low force manipulation and soft tissue therapy were part of her overall treatment plan. Several patient outcome scales record decreases in disability, headache and spine pain for her. (2) Another case of Ehlers Danlos - with some of the characteristically noted issues had formerly been diagnosed inefficiently with fibromyalgia and degenerative arthritis before the more appropriate Ehlers Danlos diagnosis – explains how she finds back pain relief with gentle Cox Technic flexion distraction, diet change, and exercise care. (3)  The practice of Dr. Tim Schneider shares gentle Ottawa chiropractic care for this type of relief.

If you or a Ottawa loved one has Ehlers Danlos and experiences back pain or neck pain or other musculoskeletal pain connected with Ehlers Danlos that Ottawa chiropractic addresses, schedule a Ottawa chiropractic appointment today. The practice of Dr. Tim Schneider is ready to help.


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